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view Brake, Brian PDP Given by John and Judith Hillelson 1959-12-31 1959-01-01 1959 (made) 'China', black and white photograph of a children in a Chinese school, Brian Brake, India, 1959 Height: 29.9 cm, Width: 20 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H 58 2014-08-29T19:17:44.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:44.000Z 21.7866 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 909M 82.794762 Gelatin-silver print E.64-2003 e642003 O89703 Photograph true 'China', black and white photograph of a children in a Chinese school; the children rais their... India 2 VA china-photograph-brake-brian 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z China 1959 1959 view
view Brake, Brian PDP Given by John and Judith Hillelson 1959-12-31 1959-01-01 1959 (made) 'China', black and white photograph of a packed auditorium, Brian Brake, India, 1959 Height: 30 cm, Width: 20.5 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H This picture was later published in the <font -u>Sunday Times Magazine</font -u>, 25 March 1962. 59 2014-08-29T19:17:44.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:44.000Z 21.7866 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 909M 82.794762 Gelatin-silver print E.63-2003 e632003 O89702 Photograph true 'China', black and white photograph of a packed auditorium; the audience are giving a standing... India 2 VA china-photograph-brake-brian 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z China 1959 1959 view
view 2006bk7889 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. 1959-12-31 1953-01-01 1953-1959 (designed) Textile design with fishes by Oliver Messel for Sekers, silk manufacturer, 1953 or 1959. Height: 37.9 cm, Width: 25.1 cm Lord Snowdon, Oliver Messel's nephew, inherited Messel's theatre designs and other designs and... 616 2014-08-29T19:21:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:11.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 'Oliver Messel' paper, pencil, ink, watercolour, gouache, paint Pencil, gouache, paint, watercolour on paper S.430-2006 s4302006 O128139 Textile design Fish, a design for a textile pattern in gouache, gold paint, watercolour and ink. London 2006BK7889 Possibly designed for the 'Coronation Collection', 1953, or possibly later, 1959. Reason For... Design Great Britain’s leading theatre designer from the early 1930s to the mid 1950s, Oliver Messel... 3 textile-design-messel-oliver-hilary 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z painting (image-making), drawing (image-making) 1959 1953 view
view Cashin, Bonnie T&F Worn and given by the Countess of Avon 1959-12-31 1959-01-01 1959 (made) White cashmere sweater and black leather trousers Fashion: an anthology by Cecil Beaton (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1972-31/12/1972) 716 2014-08-29T19:21:41.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:41.000Z In Storage leather, wool, cashmere cashmere and leather T.78-1974 t781974 O137442 Ensemble White cashmere sweater with polo neck and long sleeves; black leather trousers with hip yoke... United States of America Trousers first designed about 1955 and continued in production until around 1965 Ready to wear 2 ensemble-cashin-bonnie 2014-04-30T00:00:00.000Z 1959 1959 view
view Balenciaga, Cristóbal Mendes, Valerie. <u>Black In Fashion</u>. London: V&A Publications, 1999. T&F Given by Miss Catherine Hunt 1959-12-31 1959-01-01 Winter 1959 (made) Woollen bouclé dress, Balenciaga, Paris, 1959. Black in Fashion (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1999-31/12/1999) 805 2014-08-29T19:22:08.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:08.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 Balenciaga, 10 Avenue George V, Paris 69.937 weft loop weave Wool bouclé, metal and cotton zip T.124&A-1970 t1241970 O75086 Dress Day dress of fine, black, wool bouclé by Balenciaga. The dress has a high, round next and the... Paris Date attributed by Madame Jouve, former Balenciaga archivist Haute couture Balenciaga worked on specific ideas from season to season to refine and perfect them. Throughout... 2 dress-balenciaga-cristobal 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1959 1959 view
view 2007bl9952 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. 1959-12-31 1959-01-01 1959 (designed) Set design for the seat by the shrine fountain by Oliver Messel in the film of Tennessee... Height: 25.1 cm, Width: 37.9 cm <i>Suddenly Last Summer</i>, a film directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz with a screenplay by Gore... 1263 2014-08-29T19:24:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:11.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 'Oliver Messel' 'The seat / by the shrine fountain.' paper, pencil, wash, ink, charcoal, kaolinite (pigment) Charcoal, pencil, Chinese white, ink and wash on paper S.387-2006 s3872006 O127963 Set design Set design by Oliver Messel for a seat by the shrine fountain in a film production of Suddenly... London 2007BL9952 Reason For Production: Commission Design Great Britain’s leading theatre designer from the early 1930s to the mid 1950s, Oliver Messel... 3 set-design-messel-oliver-hilary 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z drawing (image-making) 1959 1959 view
view Games, Abram PDP Gift of the American Friends of the V&A; Gift to the American Friends by Leslie, Judith and Gabri Schreyer and Alice Schreyer Batko 1959-12-31 1950-01-01 1950s (made) 'Stop = thinking + braking', road safety poster, designed by Abram Games for the Royal Society... Height: 74.5 cm, Width: 49.2 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C 1649 2014-08-29T19:26:01.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:01.000Z 51.506321 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3G, shelf DR27 -0.12714 'STOP = <font -i>thinking</font -i> + <font -i>breaking</font -i> 'BOTH TAKE TIME AND DISTANCE' ... paper, ink Colour lithograph E.885-2004 e8852004 O126033 Poster true 'Stop = thinking + braking' (stop equals thinking plus braking) road safety poster for the Royal... London 2 VA stop-thinking-braking-poster-games-abram 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z lithography Stop = thinking + braking 1959 1950 view
view Games, Abram PDP Gift of the American Friends of the V&A; Gift to the American Friends by Leslie, Judith and Gabri Schreyer and Alice Schreyer Batko 1959-12-31 1950-01-01 1950s (made) 'Ride ahead with the Household Cavalry', army recruitment poster, designed by Abram Games,... Height: 76.4 cm, Width: 50.8 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C 1657 2014-08-29T19:26:03.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:03.000Z 54.313919 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3G, shelf DR27 -2.23218 'RIDE AHEAD WITH THE / HOUSEHOLD CAVALRY / ASK TO JOIN TODAY' 'A. GAMES' 'Abram Games / to... paper, ink Colour lithograph E.889-2004 e8892004 O126037 Poster true 'Ride ahead with the Household Cavalry', army recruitment poster, depicting two members of the... Great Britain 2 VA ride-ahead-with-the-household-poster-games-abram 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z lithography Ride ahead with the Household Cavalry 1959 1950 view
view Vanura, Karel Petrova & Olivier; Bohemian Glass D. Klein, Masters of Czech glass: 1945-1965, exhibition... CER 1959-12-31 1959-01-01 1959 (made) Vase, Czechoslovakia (Prague), designed and decorated by Karel Vanura, 1959 Height: 32.0 cm Glass, room 131 3723 2014-08-29T19:31:44.000Z 2014-08-29T19:31:44.000Z 50.079083 Glass, room 131, case 34, shelf 2 14.43323 'Vanura 59' Engraved and enamelled glass C.103-1984 c1031984 O2082 Vase true Prague 2 VA vase-vanura-karel 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z 1959 1959 view
view Hutton, John C.R. Hajdamach, 20th Century British Glass, Woodbridge 2009, pp. 245-248, plate 518, for a... CER 1959-12-31 1958-01-01 1958-1959 (made) Vase, Britain, engraved decoration designed and executed by John Hutton, made by James Powell &... Height: 42.5 cm Glass, room 131 This vase is part of a limited series engraved by John Hutton, each with a unique arrangement of... 5540 John Hutton took up wheel engraving developing a flexible drive mechanism based on a dentist's... 2014-08-29T19:36:51.000Z 2014-08-29T19:36:51.000Z 54.313919 Glass, room 131, case 34, shelf 2 -2.23218 Engraved glass C.28-1975 c281975 O4023 Vase true The decoration designed and executed by John Hutton, made by James Powell & Son, Whitefriars... Great Britain 1958 or 1959 2 VA vase-hutton-john 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1959 1958 view
view Seguso, Archimede Franzoi,Umberto: art glass by Archimede Seguso, 1991, p.41 etc CER 1959-12-31 1950-01-01 ca. 1955 (made) Vase, Italy, Venice (Murano), designed and made by Archimede Seguso, 1947-1955 Height: 27.3 cm Glass, room 131 7656 The 'A Merletto' series was first produced in 1947 2014-08-29T19:43:49.000Z 2014-08-29T19:43:49.000Z 45.452961 Glass, room 131, case 35, shelf 2 12.35388 Glass with 'amethyst netting' CIRC.145-1956 circ1451956 O6221 Vase true Murano 2 VA lacework-a-merletto-vase-seguso-archimede 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Lacework; A Merletto 1959 1950 view
view Baxter, Geoffrey P. See Circ.55-1954 CER 1959-12-31 1959-01-01 1959 (made) Glass Vase, Britain (Wealdstone, London), designed by Geoffrey Baxter, for James Powell & Sons... Height: 12.5 cm, Width: 9.8 cm maximum 7669 2014-08-29T19:43:51.000Z 2014-08-29T19:43:51.000Z 51.596001 In Storage -0.33529 Glass CIRC.151-1959 circ1511959 O6234 Vase Wealdstone 2 vase-baxter-geoffrey-p 2013-08-23T00:00:00.000Z 1959 1959 view
view Franck, Kaj Opie, J: 'Scandinavia: Ceramics and Glass of the 20th Century', V&A Museum (1987), cat. 212 CER 1959-12-31 1959-01-01 1959 (designed) 1961 (made) Vase, Finland, designed by Kaj Franck, for Nuutajärvi glassworks, 1961 Width: 18.0 cm maximum Glass, room 131 7801 2014-08-29T19:44:17.000Z 2014-08-29T19:44:17.000Z 64.950371 Glass, room 131, case 33, shelf 2 26.06414 Incised 'KJ FRANCK NUUTAJÄRVI - NOTSJÖ - 61' Encased glass CIRC.196-1963 circ1961963 O6372 Vase true Finland 2 VA vase-franck-kaj 2014-08-08T00:00:00.000Z 1959 1959 view
view Heesen, Willem CER 1959-12-31 1959-01-01 1959 (made) Plaque, glass, designed by William Heesen, for Koniklijke Nederlandshe Glasfabriek Leerdam (Royal... Width: 27.2 cm maximum 7892 2014-08-29T19:44:36.000Z 2014-08-29T19:44:36.000Z 51.890671 In Storage 5.09104 Cast glass CIRC.244-1960 circ2441960 O6465 Plaque Cast glass plaque. Leerdam 2 man-in-the-moon-plaque-heesen-willem 2014-07-18T00:00:00.000Z Man in the Moon 1959 1959 view
view Sarpaneva, Timo Opie,J: Scandinavia, ceramics & glass in the 20thC CER 1959-12-31 1959-01-01 1959 (designed) ca. 1962 (made) Bottle, Finland, designed by Timo Sarpaneva, for Iittala glassworks, 1959-1963 Height: 15.2 cm Glass, room 131 7929 Designed to stack, this bottle, with others, was given the International Design Award (the... 2014-08-29T19:44:45.000Z 2014-08-29T19:44:45.000Z 64.950371 Glass, room 131, case 33, shelf 3 26.06414 'T Sarpaneva 2509' incised Mould-blown glass CIRC.257-1963 circ2571963 O6503 Bottle true Finland 2 VA bottle-sarpaneva-timo 2014-08-08T00:00:00.000Z 1959 1959 view
view Sarpaneva, Timo Opie,J: Scandinavia, ceramics & glass in the 20thC CER 1959-12-31 1959-01-01 1959 (designed) ca. 1962 (made) Glass Bottle, Finland, designed by Timo Sarpaneva, for Iittala glassworks, 1959-1963 Height: 15.2 cm 7934 Designed to stack, this bottle, with others, was given the International Design Award (the... 2014-08-29T19:44:46.000Z 2014-08-29T19:44:46.000Z 64.950371 In Storage 26.06414 'T Sarpaneva 2509' incised Mould-blown glass CIRC.259-1963 circ2591963 O6508 Bottle Finland 2 bottle-sarpaneva-timo 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1959 1959 view
view Sarpaneva, Timo Opie,J: Scandinavia, ceramics & glass in the 20thC CER 1959-12-31 1959-01-01 1959 (designed) ca. 1962 (made) Bottle, Finland, designed by Timo Sarpaneva, for Iittala glassworks, 1959-1963 Height: 15.2 cm Glass, room 131 7938 Designed to stack, this bottle, with others, was given the International Design Award (the... 2014-08-29T19:44:47.000Z 2014-08-29T19:44:47.000Z 64.950371 Glass, room 131, case 33, shelf 3 26.06414 'T Sarpaneva 2509' incised Mould-blown glass CIRC.260-1963 circ2601963 O6512 Bottle true Finland 2 VA bottle-sarpaneva-timo 2014-08-08T00:00:00.000Z 1959 1959 view
view Meydam, Floris Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam: Leerdam Unica 1977 CER 1959-12-31 1950-01-01 ca. 1955 (made) Vase, Netherlands (Leerdam), designed by Floris Meydam, for N.V. Nederlanshe Glasfabriek Leerdam,... Height: 19.3 cm, Width: 21.5 cm maximum Glass, room 131 8542 2014-08-29T19:46:52.000Z 2014-08-29T19:46:52.000Z 51.890671 Glass, room 131, case 33, shelf 2 5.09104 'Leerdam Unica F Meydam' incised Glass CIRC.665-1956 circ6651956 O7126 Vase true Leerdam 2 VA unica-vase-meydam-floris 2014-08-08T00:00:00.000Z Unica 1959 1950 view
view Colefax and Fowler T&F Given by Nina Ralph. 1959-12-31 1950-01-01 1950s (made) Hand stencilled tussah silk, John Fowler, 1950s, England Length: 235 cm, Width: 109 cm The donor says the raw silk noile used was the same as that used to cover bombs during... 10008 2014-08-29T19:53:44.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:44.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 cotton, metal, tussah silk Stencilled wild silk with cotton lining and hooks and metal weights T.487-2001 t4872001 O79350 Curtain Curtain of hand stencilled wild silk. The pattern of alternating lines and diamond and... England Made by John Fowler, one of the founder of Colefax and Fowler 2 curtain-colefax-and-fowler 2014-08-26T00:00:00.000Z stencilling 1959 1950 view
view 2006am9100 jpg s Dearle, John Henry Oman, Charles C., and Hamilton, Jean. <u>Wallpapers: a history and illustrated catalogue of the... PDP 1959-12-31 1950-01-01 ca. 1955 (printed) Portion of 'Foliage' wallpaper, entwined foliage in three shades of green, on a pale ground;... Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C 10248 2014-08-29T19:54:35.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:35.000Z 52.883289 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2D, shelf DR106, box WM8 -1.97685 paper Print on paper E.1421-1979 e14211979 O385274 Wallpaper true Portion of 'Foliage' wallpaper, entwined foliage in three shades of green, on a pale ground;... England 2006AM9100 This is paper is one of a number of reprints of Morris & Co. designs produced by Arthur Sanderson... 3 VA foliage-wallpaper-dearle-john-henry 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z printing Foliage 1959 1950 view