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view Sommerlad, Gilbert T&P Given by Michael Sommerlad 1954-08-14 1954-08-14 14 August 1954 (dated) Pencil caricature by Gilbert Sommerlad (1904-1976) of E. F. Fienborg conducting a performance of... Height: 16.8 cm, Width: 12.9 cm The artist of these caricatures, Gilbert Sommerlad, was by profession a musician who was born... 1481 2014-08-29T19:25:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:14.000Z 51.756205 In Storage -1.259489 '"MEET MR. KULANAG" OXFORD 14.8.54 GLORIA TUSCH (CHORD) Frienborg' 'The best wishes for you... Pencil on cream cartridge paper S.130:27-2002 s130272002 O87277 Caricature Pencil caricature of E.F. Fienborg conducting a performance of <font -i>Meet Mr. Kalanag</font... Oxford This caricature shows E.F. Fienborg conducting a performance of Meet Mr Kalanag at the Oxford New... 2 ef-fienborg-conducting-a-performance-caricature-sommerlad-gilbert 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z E.F. Fienborg conducting a performance of Meet Mr Kalanag 1954 1954 view
view Matura, Adolf Petrova & Olivier; Bohemian Glass CER 1954-12-31 1950-01-01 1950 - 1954 (made) Bowl, Czechoslovakia (probably Prague), designed and decorated by Adolf Matura, 1950-1955,... Height: 9.9 cm, Width: 15.0 cm greatest width Glass, room 131 3699 2014-08-29T19:31:40.000Z 2014-08-29T19:31:40.000Z 50.079083 Glass, room 131, case 84, shelf 4 14.43323 wheel engraved C.100-1984 c1001984 O2058 Bowl 1 Prague 2 VA bowl-matura-adolf 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1954 1950 view
view Libensky, Stanislav Petrova & Olivier; Bohemian Glass D. Klein, Masters of Czech glass: 1945-1965, exhibition... CER 1954-12-31 1954-01-01 1954 (made) Vase, Czechoslovakia (Zelezny Brod), designed by Stanislav Libensky, and decorated by the... Height: 32.3 cm Glass, room 131 3740 In moving from the Specialised School at Novy Bor to that at Zelezny Brod, Libensky also moved... 2014-08-29T19:31:47.000Z 2014-08-29T19:31:47.000Z 49.803589 Glass, room 131, case 34, shelf 2 14.47879 '454/61 S.Libensky 1954' incised Glass painted in lustred enamels C.105-1984 c1051984 O2101 Vase 1 Zelezny Brod 2 VA vase-libensky-stanislav 2014-08-11T00:00:00.000Z 1954 1954 view
view Hopea-Untracht, Saara Opie, J: Scandinavia; ceramics & glass in the 20thC CER 1954-12-31 1954-01-01 1954 (designed) 1955 (made) Vase, Finland, designed by Saara Hopea (Untracht), for Nuutajärvi glassworks, 1954-1955 Height: 19.1 cm Glass, room 131 3882 Saara Hopea (1925-84. Hopea-Untracht from 1960) trained in interior design at the Central School... 2014-08-29T19:32:10.000Z 2014-08-29T19:32:10.000Z 64.950371 Glass, room 131, case 33, shelf 2 26.06414 'S Hopea Nuutajärvi Notsjö - 55' incised Glass with coloured inclusions and bubbles C.119-1988 c1191988 O2261 Vase 1 Finland 2 VA panther-pantteri-vase-hopea-untracht-saara 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Panther; Pantteri 1954 1954 view
view 2006bf6486 jpg s Johansson, Willy Opie, J: 'Scandinavia: Ceramics and Glass of the 20th Century', V&A Museum (1987), cat. 298 CER 1954-12-31 1954-01-01 1954 (made) Vase, Norway, designed by Willy Johansson for Hadeland Glassworks, 1954-1954, C.153-1988 . Height: 18.7 cm Glass, room 131 4316 In 1954 Norway entered the Milan triennale for the first time. This shape vase was seen together... 2014-08-29T19:33:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:33:29.000Z 64.556534 Glass, room 131, case 82, shelf 4 12.66538 Incised 'HADELAND WJ 1954' with purple/pink core C.153-1988 c1531988 O2733 Vase 1 Norway 2006BF6486 3 VA vase-johansson-willy 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1954 1954 view
view Bongard, Hermann Opie, J: 'Scandinavia: Ceramics and Glass of the 20th Century', V&A Museum (1987), cat. 297 CER 1954-12-31 1954-01-01 1954 (made) Carafe, Norway, designed by Hermann Bongard, for Hadeland Glassworks, 1954 Height: 24.4 cm Glass, room 131 4329 2014-08-29T19:33:31.000Z 2014-08-29T19:33:31.000Z 64.556534 Glass, room 131, case 82, shelf 6 12.66538 Incised 'HADELAND H.B. 1954' Glass C.154-1988 c1541988 O2747 Carafe 1 Norway 2 VA carafe-bongard-hermann 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1954 1954 view
view Lindstrand, Vicke Opie,J: Scandinavia; ceramics & glass in the 20thC CER 1954-12-31 1945-01-01 ca. 1950 (made) Vase, Sweden, Småland, designed by Vicke Lindstrand, for Kosta glassworks, 1950 Height: 33.7 cm Glass, room 131 4447 2014-08-29T19:33:51.000Z 2014-08-29T19:33:51.000Z 57.243382 Glass, room 131, case 33, shelf 1 14.94145 'Kosta LU 2005 V' incised Glass with coloured inclusions C.163-1987 c1631987 O2870 Vase 1 Småland 2 VA trees-in-mist-trad-i-vase-lindstrand-vicke 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Trees in mist; Träd i Dimma 1954 1945 view
view Chance Bros Chance Bros: Mirror for Chance, 1951, pp49 & 50 CER 1954-12-31 1945-01-01 ca. 1950 (made) Glass Plate, Britain (Smethwick), made by Chance Bros, 1950-1950, C.174-1977 . Width: 16.4 cm greatest width 4580 2014-08-29T19:34:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:34:14.000Z 52.495927 In Storage -1.971184 pressed C.174-1977 c1741977 O3011 Plate Smethwick 2 waverley-plate-chance-bros 2013-09-19T00:00:00.000Z Waverley 1954 1945 view
view Chance Bros CER 1954-12-31 1945-01-01 ca. 1950 (made) Plate, Britain (Smethwick), made by Chance Bros, 1950-1950, C.178-1977 . Width: 16.5 cm greatest width Glass, room 131 4618 2014-08-29T19:34:20.000Z 2014-08-29T19:34:20.000Z 52.495927 Glass, room 131, case 81, shelf 5 -1.971184 pressed C.178-1977 c1781977 O3055 Plate 1 Smethwick 2 VA waverley-plate-chance-bros 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Waverley 1954 1945 view
view Daum Nancy;: Daum dans les Musees de Nancy CER 1954-12-31 1945-01-01 ca. 1950 (made) Vase, France, Lorraine (Nancy), made by Cristallerie Daum, 1950-1960. Glass, room 131 5731 2014-08-29T19:37:24.000Z 2014-08-29T19:37:24.000Z 48.689548 Glass, room 131, case 82, shelf 2 6.1834 'Daum # France' engraved Hand blown and hot worked glass C.31-1971 c311971 O4227 Vase 1 Nancy 2 VA vase-daum 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1954 1945 view
view Unknown CER Buckley Collection 1954-12-31 1845-01-01 ca. 1850-ca. 1950 (made) 1669 (made) Glass Cover, possibly Germany, 1850-1980, C.321 A-1936. Beaker (Humpen), Germany, Franconia,... Height: 26.7 cm Glass, room 131 5744 Painted with a man driving a horse-drawn cart containing barrels. Painted with a man driving a... 2014-08-29T19:37:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:37:27.000Z 47.79501 Glass, room 131, case 13, shelf 1 12.53364 Inscribed 'All mein thun anfangk Mittel und Endt stehet allein in Gottes händt Gott mit uns... Enamelled glass, with faint traces of gilding C.321&A-1936 c3211936 O4243 Beaker and cover 1 Enamelled beaker and cover with decorative inscription and picture. [Beaker] Enamelled beaker... Bavaria Made in Franconia Humpen is the German term used at the time for large, cylindrical communal drinking vessels. They... 3 VA beaker-and-cover-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z enamelled 1954 1845 view
view Hopea, Saara Opie,J: Scandinavia, ceramics & glass in the 20thC CER 1954-12-31 1954-01-01 1954 (designed) 1954-1968 (made) Tumbler, Finland, designed by Saara Hopea, for Nuutajärvi glassworks, 1954-1968. Glass, room 131 6138 This design won a silver medal at the Triennale, Milan 1954. 2014-08-29T19:38:44.000Z 2014-08-29T19:38:44.000Z 64.950371 Glass, room 131, case 33, shelf 3 26.06414 '4068' incised Mould-blown glass C.39-1988 c391988 O4655 Tumbler 1 Finland designed 1954; in production until 1968 2 VA tumbler-hopea-saara 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z 1954 1954 view
view Franck, Kaj Opie,J: Scandinavia, ceramics & glass in the 20thC CER 1954-12-31 1954-01-01 1954 (designed) 1955-1960 (made) Glass carafe, Finland, designed by Kaj Franck, for Nuutajärvi glassworks, 1954-1960. Height: 22.0 cm Glass, room 131 6255 This design was one of several evolved by Franck in his search for a functional shape which would... 2014-08-29T19:39:07.000Z 2014-08-29T19:39:07.000Z 64.950371 Glass, room 131, case 33, shelf 3 26.06414 5323 Glass, mould-blown C.42-1988 c421988 O4780 Carafe 1 Finland in production 1955 - 1960 2 VA carafe-franck-kaj 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z 1954 1954 view
view Sarpaneva, Timo Opie, J: 'Scandinavia: Ceramics and Glass of the 20th Century', V&A Museum (1987), cat. 207 CER 1954-12-31 1954-01-01 1954 (made) Sculpture, Finland, designed by Timo Sarpaneva, for Iittala glassworks, 1954 Height: 38.0 cm Glass, room 131 8286 Timo Sarpaneva (b.1926) joined Iittala in 1950. His designs for glass include some of the major... 2014-08-29T19:45:59.000Z 2014-08-29T19:45:59.000Z 64.950371 Glass, room 131, case 34, shelf 1 26.06414 Incised 'TIMO SARPANEVA - IITTALA' Mould-blown glass CIRC.459-1954 circ4591954 O6868 Sculpture 1 Finland 2 VA orchid-orkidea-sculpture-sarpaneva-timo 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Orchid; Orkidea 1954 1954 view
view Baxter, Geoffrey P. DAS Journal no15 pp29-33 CER 1954-12-31 1949-01-01 1953 (made) Bowl, Britain (London), designed and engraved by Geoffrey P Baxter, at the Royal College of Art,... Width: 28.2 cm maximum Glass, room 131 8425 2014-08-29T19:46:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:46:27.000Z 51.506321 Glass, room 131, case 81, shelf 6 -0.12714 Ruby flashed glass, possibly wheel-engraved CIRC.55-1954 circ551954 O7008 Bowl 1 London Designed and engraved by Geoffrey P. Baxter, at the Royal College of Art, 1949-1954 2 VA bowl-baxter-geoffrey-p 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1954 1949 view
view 2006bf6486 jpg s Johansson, Willy Opie, J: 'Scandinavia: Ceramics and Glass of the 20th Century', V&A Museum (1987), cat. 298 CER 1954-12-31 1954-01-01 1954 (made) Vase, Norway, designed by Willy Johansson, for Hadeland Glassworks, 1954 Glass, room 131 8641 2014-08-29T19:47:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:47:13.000Z 64.556534 Glass, room 131, case 82, shelf 4 12.66538 Glass with yellow core CIRC.87-1957 circ871957 O7225 Vase 1 Norway 2006BF6486 3 VA vase-johansson-willy 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1954 1954 view
view Clarke, Geoffrey Windows for Coventry, Royal College of Art, 1956 CER 1954-12-31 1945-01-01 ca. 1950 (made) Coloured glass with painted details made for a chapel in a private house. Made in England by... height: 141 cm, width: 110 cm Sacred Silver & Stained Glass, room 83 Geoffrey Clarke began his studies at the Royal College of Art in 1948. He won a silver medal for... Commissioned by Stead H. Stead-Ellis Esq. through Gimpel Fils for a small chapel in his house in... 10437 TRANSCENDENTAL Geoffrey Clarke RA (b.1924) is well known for his work in various media,... 2014-08-29T19:55:23.000Z 2014-08-29T19:55:23.000Z 54.313919 Sacred Silver & Stained Glass, room 83, case BAY5 -2.23218 steel, stained glass Stained and painted glass CIRC.41-1970 circ411970 O7459 Panel 1 United Kingdom Reason For Production: Commission Unique Geoffrey Clarke RA (born 1924) began his studies at the Royal College of Art in London in 1948.... 2 VA panel-clarke-geoffrey 2013-10-31T00:00:00.000Z 1954 1945 view
view 2006bh6911 jpg s Messel, Oliver Hilary Sambourne Pinkham, Roger (ed.) <u>Oliver Messel: an exhibition held at the Theatre Museum, Victoria and... T&P Acquired with the support of the Heritage Lottery Fund, The Art Fund and the Friends of the V&A. 1954-12-31 1954-01-01 1954 (designed) Costume design by Oliver Messel for the Count Ory disguised as a Hermit in Rossini's opera <i>Le... Height: 37.8 cm, Width: 25.2 cm <i>Le Comte Ory</i> (1828), an opera in two acts composed by Rossini with a libretto by Scribe... 10685 2014-08-29T19:56:41.000Z 2014-08-29T19:56:41.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 'Oliver Messel' '2 ladies with countess. act I. / The Countess act I / One lady with Countess... paper, pencil, watercolour, gouache, charcoal, paint, kaolinite Charcoal, pencil, gouache, paint, watercolour on paper S.58-2006 s582006 O123959 Costume design Costume design by Oliver Messel for The Comte Ory disguised as a hermit, in a Glyndebourne... London 2006BH6911 Reason For Production: Commission Design Great Britain’s leading theatre designer from the early 1930s to the mid 1950s, Oliver Messel... 3 costume-design-messel-oliver-hilary 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z painting (image-making), drawing (image-making) 1954 1954 view
view Arnold, Alice MoC Given by Mrs Rita Todd 1954-12-31 1954-01-01 ca.1954 (made) Baby's smocked and embroidered romper suit; British, ca.1954 Length: 49.5 cm centre back, crotch unfastened Museum of Childhood, Babies Gallery Romper suits first came into use for babies in America in about 1910, but were not readily... Worn by Phillip Chapple (born 1953), the son of David Chapple and his wife Margaret Joan (née... 12481 2014-08-29T20:06:38.000Z 2014-08-29T20:06:38.000Z 52.556709 Museum of Childhood, Babies Gallery, case 13 -1.80058 brushed cotton, embroidery silks Brushed cotton, machine stitched, with hand-worked smocking and embroidery B.332-1998 b3321998 O9946 Baby's romper suit 1 Baby's romper suit of celadon green brushed cotton woven in a herringbone pattern. The garment... Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, UK Reason For Production: Private Unique 2 MOC babys-romper-suit-arnold-alice 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z hand embroidery, hand smocking, machine stitched 1954 1954 view
view Day, Lucienne T&F Given by Lucienne and Robin Day. 1954-12-31 1954-01-01 1954 (manufactured) Width: 16.5 in, Length: 18 in 14126 2014-08-29T20:12:47.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:47.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 cotton yarn Printed cotton T.447-2001 t4472001 O80475 Dress fabric Dress fabric, printed cotton. White ground with a row of women, seen from the back, printed in... Great Britain Mass produced 2 serenade-dress-fabric-day-lucienne 2014-08-22T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, printing Serenade 1954 1954 view