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view 2012fe8097 jpg s Ministry of Information 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 1948-12-31 1939-01-01 ca. 1944 (made) Wartime propaganda exhibition poster issued by the Ministry of Information. UK, ca. 1944. Height: 62.1 cm, Width: 49.2 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C 106 2014-08-29T19:18:01.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:01.000Z 54.313919 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 67, box E -2.23218 CHARING CROSS UNDERGROUND STATION May 2 - May 28 - 9.30 TO 7.30 Sundays Included... Admission... paper, ink Colour photo-lithography E.735-2004 e7352004 O105470 Poster 1 Black & white photographic image of a hand crumpling a Rising Sun (Japanese) flag. The flag is... United Kingdom 2012FE8097 The Ministry of Information had the task of disseminating ideas to the British public. Its aim... 3 VA our-eastern-job-poster-ministry-of-information 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z Our Eastern Job 1948 1939 view
view Stevenson, Hugh T&P Cyril W Beaumont Bequest 1948-12-31 1939-01-01 ca. 1944 (Painted) Set design by Hugh Stevenson for Andree Howard's ballet The Fugitive, premiered Royal County... Width: 760 mm, Height: 562 mm This is the set design by Hugh Stevenson for Andree Howard's ballet The Fugitive, premiered at... 539 2014-08-29T19:20:47.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:47.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 paper, pencil, wash, gouache Gouache, wash and pencil on paper S.287-2000 s2872000 O48787 Set design Set design by Hugh Stevenson for Andree Howard's ballet The Fugitive, premiered Royal County... Great Britain Unique 2 set-design-stevenson-hugh 2014-08-22T00:00:00.000Z drawing, painting 1948 1939 view
view Goodden, Robert York 1) Angus-Butterworth: British Table & Ornamental Glass 2) Lit Mat under Goodden? subj. file? 3)... CER 1948-12-31 1939-01-01 ca. 1944 (made) Ash tray, Britain (Smethwick), Robert York Goodden, for Chance Bros, 1944-1944, C.101-1944 . Width: 9.5 cm greatest width Glass, room 131 3705 2014-08-29T19:31:41.000Z 2014-08-29T19:31:41.000Z 52.495927 Glass, room 131, case 81, shelf 5 -1.971184 'Chance' in script, pressed pressed C.101-1944 c1011944 O2064 Ash tray 1 Smethwick 2 VA ash-tray-goodden-robert-york 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1948 1939 view
view Landberg, Nils Opie, J: 'Scandinavia: Ceramics and Glass of the 20th Century', V&A Museum (1987), cat. 478 CER 1939-12-31 1939-01-01 1939 (designed) 1985 (made) Glass Jug, Sweden, designed by Nils Landberg, for Orrefors Glassworks, 1985 Height: 27.0 cm 7221 2014-08-29T19:42:19.000Z 2014-08-29T19:42:19.000Z 62.198448 In Storage 17.55142 Incised 'OF' Glass C.78-1985 c781985 O5782 Jug Sweden designed 1939; produced 1985 2 jug-landberg-nils 2013-09-02T00:00:00.000Z 1939 1939 view
view Scarpa, Carlo CER Gift of Venini & Co. 1939-12-31 1939-01-01 1939 (designed) 1940 (made) Bottle, Italy, Venice (Murano), designed by Carlo Scarpa, for Venini & C., 1939 Height: 34.2 cm Glass, room 131 7588 A bottle vase to this design was first shown in 1940 at the XXII Biennale, Venice 2014-08-29T19:43:34.000Z 2014-08-29T19:43:34.000Z 45.452961 Glass, room 131, case 35, shelf 1 12.35388 'Venini' and ?, indistinct and partly under paper label, wheel ground; 'Venini Murano Venezia... Filigree glass, (vetro a fili), fused canes CIRC.118-1958 circ1181958 O6153 Bottle 1 A bottle vase to this design was first shown in 1940 at the XXII Biennale, Venice. Gift of makers Murano see Betty O'Looney's notes on R/ps for ref. to light bulbs 2 VA tessuti-bottle-scarpa-carlo 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Tessuti 1939 1939 view
view Tchelitchew, Pavel Steuben: Designs in Glass by 27 Contemporary Artists, n.d., about 1940 (Corning Lib.) CER 1939-12-31 1939-01-01 1939 (made) Vase, designed by Pavel Tchelitchew, for Steuben glassworks, Corning, New York State, 1939 Height: 31.6 cm, Width: 28.0 cm maximum Glass, room 131 8628 In 1939 Steuben commissioned designs for glass from 27 contemporary artists. Pavel Tchelitchew's... 2014-08-29T19:47:10.000Z 2014-08-29T19:47:10.000Z 42.143077 Glass, room 131, case 31, shelf 2 -77.054624 Engraved glass CIRC.86-1952 circ861952 O7212 Vase 1 Corning In 1939 Steuben commissioned designs for glass from 27 contemporary artists. Pavel Tchelitchew's... 2 VA acrobats-vase-tchelitchew-pavel 2014-08-11T00:00:00.000Z Acrobats 1939 1939 view
view Calico Printers' Association T&F 1939-06-08 1939-06-08 08/06/1939 (made) Printed cotton (?), Calico Printers' Association, Manchester, 1939 Width: 71.5 cm, Length: 117.7 cm 9970 2014-08-29T19:53:36.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:36.000Z 53.479622 In Storage -2.24881 '393039' cotton Printed cotton T.504-2002 t5042002 O79318 Sample Printed cotton ? furnishing fabric. . Light blue grounds (warps) with white wefts printed with... Manchester 2 sample-calico-printers-association 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z printing 1939 1939 view
view Collins, Cecil PDP Bequeathed by Mrs Elizabeth Collins through The Art Fund 1939-12-31 1939-01-01 1939 (made) Etching, 'Studies' by Cecil Collins, Britain, 1939 Height: 28.2 cm, Width: 19 cm, Height: 14.1 cm plate, Width: 12.7 cm plate max Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C 13945 2014-08-29T20:12:13.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:13.000Z 50.44556 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2F, shelf SH91, box EE1D -3.71286 Cecil Collins / 1939 Etching E.1580-2001 e15802001 O80257 Print 1 Etching, study of a sculptural head and other studies. Dartington Made at Dartington Hall. 2 VA print-collins-cecil 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z 1939 1939 view
view Collins, Cecil PDP Bequeathed by Mrs Elizabeth Collins through The Art Fund 1939-12-31 1939-01-01 1939 (made) Etching, Bird on a Table by Cecil Collins, Britain, 1939 Height: 19 cm, Width: 13.8 cm, Height: 9.7 cm plate, Width: 7.4 cm plate max Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C 13947 2014-08-29T20:12:13.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:13.000Z 50.44556 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2F, shelf SH91, box EE1D -3.71286 Cecil Collins 1929 1/4 103 [circled] Etching E.1581-2001 e15812001 O80263 Print 1 Etching, Bird on a Table. Dartington Made at Dartington Hall. 2 VA print-collins-cecil 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z 1939 1939 view
view Collins, Cecil PDP Bequeathed by Mrs Elizabeth Collins through The Art Fund 1939-12-31 1939-01-01 1939 (made) Etching, 'Two figures' by Cecil Collins, Britain, 1939 Height: 19 cm, Width: 13.8 cm, Height: 8.6 cm plate, Width: 7.5 cm plate Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C 13949 2014-08-29T20:12:13.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:13.000Z 50.44556 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2F, shelf SH91, box EE1D -3.71286 Cecil Collins 1939 2 figures 102 [ circled] Etching E.1582-2001 e15822001 O80264 Print 1 Etching, 'Two figures'; two female figures, one seated, one standing, facing right. Dartington Made at Dartington Hall. 2 VA two-figures-print-collins-cecil 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Two Figures 1939 1939 view
view Collins, Cecil PDP Bequeathed by Mrs Elizabeth Collins through The Art Fund 1939-12-31 1939-01-01 1939 (made) Etching and drypoint, woman's head by Cecil Collins, Britain, 1939 Height: 19 cm, Width: 13.8 cm, Height: 11.5 cm plate, Width: 9.1 cm plate max Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C 13950 2014-08-29T20:12:14.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:14.000Z 50.44556 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2F, shelf SH91, box EE1D -3.71286 Cecil Collins 1939 1/2 Etching and drypoint E.1583-2001 e15832001 O80265 Print 1 Etching of a female head with long straight hair looking three-quarters to the right. Dartington Made at Dartington Hall. 2 VA print-collins-cecil 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z 1939 1939 view
view Collins, Cecil PDP Bequeathed by Mrs Elizabeth Collins through The Art Fund 1939-12-31 1939-01-01 1939 (made) Etching, 'Landscape' by Cecil Collins, Dartington Hall, 1939 Height: 38.6 cm, Height: 14.1 cm plate, Width: 10.7 cm plate Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C 13960 2014-08-29T20:12:15.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:15.000Z 50.44556 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2F, shelf SH91, box EE1D -3.71286 "Landscape" Cecil Collins / 1940 Etching printed in brown E.1592-2001 e15922001 O80277 Print 1 Etching of a surreal landscape with a central causeway Dartington Made at Dartington Hall 2 VA landscape-print-collins-cecil 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Landscape 1939 1939 view
view Collins, Cecil PDP Bequeathed by Mrs Elizabeth Collins through The Art Fund 1939-12-31 1939-01-01 1939 (made) Etching and drypoint, 'Head' by Cecil Collins, Britain, 1939 Height: 39.4 cm, Width: 28.8 cm, Height: 8.9 cm plate, Width: 7.5 cm plate Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C 13961 2014-08-29T20:12:15.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:15.000Z 54.313919 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2F, shelf SH91, box EE1D -2.23218 "Head" 1/40 Cecil Collins / 1939 Etching and drypoint E.1593-2001 e15932001 O80279 Print 1 Etching of a female head with rays emerging from its mouth, rising from a landscape scattered... Great Britain 2 VA head-print-collins-cecil 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Head 1939 1939 view
view Adams, Ansel PDP 1939-12-31 1939-01-01 1939 (photographed) Photograph, 'Pipes and Gauges, West Virginia', gelatin-silver print, Ansel Adams, United States,... Height: 49.6 cm, Width: 39.6 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H 17001 2014-08-29T20:25:54.000Z 2014-08-29T20:25:54.000Z 38.920101 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 901, box D -80.181808 Gelatin-silver print CIRC.394-1974 circ3941974 O82737 Photograph 1 West Virginia 2 VA pipes-and-gauges-west-virginia-photograph-adams-ansel 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z Pipes and Gauges, West Virginia 1939 1939 view
view Bill Brandt Brandt, Bill with commentary by Norah Wilson. <i>Camera in London.</i> London: The Focal Press,... PDP Given by Bill Brandt 1939-12-31 1939-01-01 1939 (photographed) Black and white photograph by Bill Brandt', 'Shad Thames', gelatin silver print, 1939 Height: 23 cm image, Width: 19.5 cm image Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H Bill Brandt was born in Hamburg on 2 May 1904 to an English father and a German mother. He... 17216 2014-08-29T20:26:54.000Z 2014-08-29T20:26:54.000Z 51.506321 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 911, box X -0.12714 gelatin silver print PH.460-1980 ph4601980 O82931 Photograph 1 Black and white image looking up through the walkways of Shad Thames in London London Bill Brandt (1904-83) is the finest British photographer of modern times. He photographed with... 1 VA shad-thames-photograph-bill-brandt 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Shad Thames 1939 1939 view
view Sommer, Frederick PDP Given by the photographer 1939-12-31 1939-01-01 1939 (photographed) 'Jack Rabbit, 1939', photograph by Frederick Sommer (1905-1999) Height: 9 cm, Width: 24 cm Frederick Sommer: Illusions & Distortions (Victoria and Albert Museum 20/01/2005-03/04/2005) Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H Frederick Sommer’s photographs marry a surrealist imagination with brilliant photographic... 17221 Near and far Sommer started photographing landscape around 1939, having bought a large-format... 2014-08-29T20:26:56.000Z 2014-08-29T20:26:56.000Z 34.168091 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 989, box B -111.930344 Gelatin-silver print E.996-1993 e9961993 O82938 Photograph 1 Photograph of a decaying rabbit on a deseart ground. Arizona Frederick Sommer started photographing landscape around 1939, having bought a large-format camera... 2 VA jack-rabbit-photograph-sommer-frederick 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z Jack Rabbit 1939 1939 view
view Aigner, Lucien PDP Given by John and Judith Hillelson 1939-12-31 1939-01-01 1939 (made) Height: 20 cm, Width: 25 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H 18017 2014-08-29T20:30:49.000Z 2014-08-29T20:30:49.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 902, box F Alexis Leger exiled Permanent Secretary General of the French Foreign Office on his arrival in... Gelatin-silver print E.271-2003 e2712003 O80848 Photograph 1 Black and white photograph of a man in dark coat and trilby hat on a balcony overlooking New York. 2 VA alexis-leger-exiled-permanent-secretary-photograph-aigner-lucien 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Alexis Leger exiled Permanent Secretary General of the French Foreign Office on his arrival in New York as a refugee 1939 1939 view
view Bing, Ilse PDP Bequeathed by Ilse Bing Wolff 1939-12-31 1939-01-01 1939 (photographed) 1939-40 (Printed) 'Still life with tulips', vintage gelatin-silver print, photographed in 1939 by Ilse Bing... Height: 19.7 cm print goes to edge of paper, Width: 27.7 cm print goes to edge of paper Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H 18025 2014-08-29T20:30:51.000Z 2014-08-29T20:30:51.000Z 48.856918 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X913, box H 2.34121 '[1084 -377-D5]' 'ILSE BING 1939' Gelatin-silver print on Agfa Brovira paper E.3053-2004 e30532004 O117619 Photograph 1 This gelatin-silver print shows two tulips and a glass. Paris probably printed 1939-1945 Ilse Bing (1899-1998) was one of several leading women photographers in the inter-war period.... 1 VA still-life-with-tulips-photograph-bing-ilse 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Still Life with ^tulips 1939 1939 view
view Edward Molyneux T&F Given by Stella, Lady Ednam 1939-12-31 1939-01-01 1939 (made) Evening dress of ribbed silk, designed by Molyneux, Paris, 1939. Fashion: an anthology by Cecil Beaton (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1972-31/12/1972) The dress was worn by Stella, Lady Ednam and forms part of the Cecil Beaton Collection. With... 18538 2014-08-29T20:33:31.000Z 2014-08-29T20:33:31.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 Ribbed silk, fastened with a metal zip, bone hoops T.320-1974 t3201974 O15570 Evening dress Evening dress of pink ribbed silk. The bodice (with a slightly dropped waistline) is softly... Paris Designers offered a variety of styles at the end of the 1930s, including wide-skirted dresses, as... 2 evening-dress-edward-molyneux 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z 1939 1939 view
view Mainbocher T&F Given by Lady Beit 1939-05-31 1939-03-01 Spring 1939 (made) Evening jacket of embroidered silk, designed by Mainbocher, Paris, spring 1939. Fashion: an anthology by Cecil Beaton (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1972-31/12/1972) Chinese Whispers: Chinoiserie in Britain 1650-1930, The Royal Pavilion, Brighton, 3 May - 2 Nov 2008 18589 2014-08-29T20:33:46.000Z 2014-08-29T20:33:46.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 Sequins applied onto a silk ground T.309-1974 t3091974 O15654 Evening jacket Tailored evening jacket of matt silk with sequin embroidery in Chinoiserie design. Paris Mainbocher was the first American designer to open a couture house in Paris. He is probably best... 2 evening-jacket-mainbocher 2013-08-27T00:00:00.000Z 1939 1939 view