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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 Bateman, James Ashton, Geoffrey. <u>Catalogue of Paintings at the Theatre Museum, London.</u> ed. James Fowler,... T&P Given by Mrs Harry Roy 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (painted) Painting entitled "Vivien Van Damm" by James Bateman, 1953. Height: 61.2 cm, Width: 51 cm 684 2014-08-29T19:21:32.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:32.000Z In Storage Oil on canvas S.203-1978 s2031978 O85607 Painting 2 vivien-van-damm-painting-bateman-james 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Vivien Van Damm 1953 1953 view
view Ravilious, Eric CER Given by the Government Hospitality Fund 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (made) 'Coronation Golden Persephone' side plate of bone china, part of the Coronation Banquet Service... Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139 1352 2014-08-29T19:24:38.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:38.000Z 52.94207 Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139, case 41, shelf 4 -2.17056 bone china Bone china C.57-2000 c572000 O48938 Side plate true Side plate of bone china with the 'Coronation Golden Persephone' pattern and the Royal Crest in... Barlaston Pattern based on 1936 'Coronation Golden Persephone' by Eric Ravilious 2 VA coronation-golden-persephone-side-plate-ravilious-eric 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Coronation Golden Persephone 1953 1953 view
view James A Jobling & Co. Ltd. Sunderland, Tyne & wear Mus.: Pyrex 60 years: L Angus Butterworth : British table and Ornamental... CER 1953-01-01 post 1952 (made) Rolling-pin, Britain (Sunderland), made by James A Jobling & Co.Ltd (Wear Glassworks), 1952 Width: 43.6 cm maximum 7168 2014-08-29T19:42:08.000Z 2014-08-29T19:42:08.000Z 54.902292 In Storage -1.38629 'Pyrex' and a crown printed in red on glass Mould blown glass C.75-1993 c751993 O5728 Rolling-pin Sunderland first made 1952 2 pyrex-rolling-pin-james-a-jobling 2014-07-18T00:00:00.000Z Pyrex 1953 view
view Lindstrand, Vicke Opie, J: <u>Scandinavia: Ceramics and Glass of the 20th Century</u>, V&A Museum (1987), cat. 493 CER 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (made) Glass bowl, designed by Vicke Lindstrand, for Kosta glassworks, Sweden, 1953 Width: 18.9 cm maximum Glass, room 131 7643 2014-08-29T19:43:46.000Z 2014-08-29T19:43:46.000Z 62.198448 Glass, room 131, case 82, shelf 5 17.55142 'LINDSTRAND KOSTA' Cased glass CIRC.13-1954 circ131954 O6208 Bowl true Cased glass bowl. Sweden 2 VA bowl-lindstrand-vicke 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1953 1953 view
view Percy, Arthur Opie, J: 'Scandinavia: Ceramics and Glass of the 20th Century', V&A Museum (1987), cat. 495 CER 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (made) Vase, cut glass, designed by Arthur Percy, for Gullaskruf Glassworks, Sweden, 1953 Height: 16.4 cm 7690 2014-08-29T19:43:55.000Z 2014-08-29T19:43:55.000Z 62.198448 In Storage 17.55142 Cut glass CIRC.15-1954 circ151954 O6257 Vase Cut glass vase. Sweden 2 vase-percy-arthur 2014-07-14T00:00:00.000Z 1953 1953 view
view Stevens, Irene M. Angus-Butterworth: British Table and Ornamental Glass. R Stennett-Willson: The Beauty of Modern... CER 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (made) Glass bowl made to commemorate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, designed by Irene M Stevens,... Height: 23.8 cm, Width: 33.7 cm maximum Glass, room 131 7880 Made to commemorate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II 2014-08-29T19:44:33.000Z 2014-08-29T19:44:33.000Z 52.454195 Glass, room 131, case 81, shelf 6 -2.147829 Intaglio-cut and sand-blasted glass CIRC.241-1955 circ2411955 O6453 Bowl true Intaglio-cut and sand-blasted glass bowl, made to commemorate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Stourbridge 2 VA bowl-stevens-irene-m 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1953 1953 view
view Palmqvist, Sven Opie, J: 'Scandinavia: Ceramics and Glass of the 20th Century', V&A Museum (1987), cat. 494 CER Gift of A.B. Orrefors Glassworks, Sweden 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (made) Bowl, Sweden, designed by Sven Palmqvist, for Orrefors Glassworks, 1953 Width: 23.7 cm maximum Glass, room 131 8396 Sven Palmqvist (1906-84) joined Orrefors Glassworks in the 1920s and graduated through studies... 2014-08-29T19:46:21.000Z 2014-08-29T19:46:21.000Z 62.198448 Glass, room 131, case 33, shelf 1 17.55142 Incised 'ORREFORS SWEDEN RAVENNA No391 SVEN PALMQVIST' Glass with interior stained pattern CIRC.518-1954 circ5181954 O6979 Bowl true Clear blue glass with interior stained pattern Sweden 2 VA ravenna-bowl-palmqvist-sven 2014-08-08T00:00:00.000Z Ravenna 1953 1953 view
view Baxter, Geoffrey P. see Circ.55-1954 CER 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (made) Dish, Britain (London), decoration designed and engraved by Geoffrey Baxter at the Royal College... Width: 28.5 cm maximum Glass, room 131 8435 2014-08-29T19:46:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:46:29.000Z 51.506321 Glass, room 131, case 81, shelf 6 -0.12714 Blue flashed and possibly sand-blasted glass CIRC.56-1954 circ561954 O7018 Dish true London Designed and engraved by Geoffrey Baxter at the Royal College of Art 2 VA convulvulous-dish-baxter-geoffrey-p 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Convulvulous 1953 1953 view
view Day, Lucienne T&F Given by Lucienne and Robin Day. 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (manufactured) Width: 24 in, Length: 26.5 in 14145 2014-08-29T20:12:51.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:51.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 cotton yarn screen printed cotton T.449-2001 t4492001 O80494 Furnishing fabric furnishing fabric, screen printed cotton. White ground mottled with olice green dots. There are... Great Britain Attribution note: Retailed at 17/9 per yard Mass produced 2 tickertape-furnishing-fabric-day-lucienne 2014-08-22T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, printing Tickertape 1953 1953 view
view Day, Lucienne T&F Given by Lucienne and Robin Day. 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (manufactured) Width: 50.5 in, Length: 24 in 14146 2014-08-29T20:12:52.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:52.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 cotton yarn screen printed cotton T.450-2001 t4502001 O80495 Furnishing fabric Furnishing fabric, screen printed cotton. White ground mottled with grey dots. There are grey... Great Britain Attribution note: Retail price 17/9 per yard Mass produced 2 tickertape-furnishing-fabric-day-lucienne 2014-08-22T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, printing Tickertape 1953 1953 view
view Day, Lucienne T&F Given by Lucienne and Robin Day. 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (manufactured) Width: 48 in, Length: 86 in 14147 2014-08-29T20:12:52.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:52.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 cotton screen printed cotton T.451-2001 t4512001 O80496 Furnishing fabric Furnishing fabric, screen printed cotton. White ground mottled with green dots. There are green... Great Britain Attribution note: This fabric retailed at 17/9 per yard Mass produced 2 tickertape-furnishing-fabric-day-lucienne 2014-08-26T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, printing Tickertape 1953 1953 view
view Jacqmar T&F Bequeathed by Miss Winifred Wilson 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (manufactured) Printed silk commemorative panel printed with a picture of Queen Elizabeth II, Jacqmar, British,... Length: 96.5 cm, Width: 78.5 cm 16379 2014-08-29T20:23:16.000Z 2014-08-29T20:23:16.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 Jacqmar silk Printed silk T.80-2003 t802003 O82554 Scarf Printed silk commemorative panel printed with a picture of Queen Elizabeth II. Plain weave with... England 2 scarf-jacqmar 2014-08-26T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, printing, sewing 1953 1953 view
view Mackintosh, Charles Rennie PDP 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (made) Exhibition poster advertising the first major exhibition of the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh... Height: 585 mm sheet size, Width: 455 mm sheet size Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C 17556 2014-08-29T20:28:30.000Z 2014-08-29T20:28:30.000Z 55.954151 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2E, shelf DR78 -3.20277 SALTIRE SOCIETY AND ARTS COUNCIL OF GREAT BRITAIN/ EXHIBITION/OF WORK BY/CHARLES RENNIE/... paper, printing ink Print E.351-2003 e3512003 O83307 Poster true Poster advertising the first major exhibition of Mackintosh's work. The image is a swirling... Edinburgh The poster was made after a design by Charles Rennie Mackintosh. This poster, after a design by Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868-1928), advertises an exhibition of... 2 VA poster-mackintosh-charles-rennie 2014-07-07T00:00:00.000Z 1953 1953 view
view Elsa Schiaparelli Rothstein, N. ed., Four Hundred Years of Fashion (V&A: 1992), p.94 The long, circular skirt is... T&F Given by the Duchess of Devonshire 1953-08-31 1953-03-01 Spring/summer 1953 (made) Evening dress of organza and silk, dress designed by Schiaparelli and textile manufactured by... Circumference: 60 cm Waist, Circumference: 300 cm Hem The Golden Age of Couture. Paris and London 1947 - 1957 (Victoria & Albert Museum 22/09/2007-06/01/2008) Fashion: an anthology by Cecil Beaton (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1972-31/12/1972) Some of Schiaparelli’s designs during the early 1950’s were very feminine. This design was... Donor biography, from the Chatsworth House web-site: The Most Noble Deborah Vivien Cavendish,... 18540 [Case panel[ <b>Evening and Ballgowns</b> The fashion show culminated with evening dresses... 2014-08-29T20:33:32.000Z 2014-08-29T20:33:32.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 Label red on white reading 'Devonshire' silk, silk thread, organza, Velveteen Silk, machine embroidered organza, cotton, velveteen appliqué, and underdress of Thai silk T.397-1974 t3971974 O15576 Evening dress Under dress of shocking pink Thai silk, with short sleeves and a pleated off-the-shoulder... Paris Haute couture Elsa Schiaparelli (1890-1973) was born in Rome and initially studied philosophy. She spent her... 2 evening-dress-elsa-schiaparelli 2014-08-15T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, embroidery, sewing 1953 1953 view
view Cristóbal Balenciaga Demornex, J., and Jouve, M., <i>Balenciaga</i> (New York, 1989), unpaginated. Images showing... T&F Given by Miss Caroline Coombe 1954-12-31 1953-01-01 1953-1954 (made) Evening dress of silk taffeta, designed by Cristóbal Balenciaga, Paris, 1953-1954 Circumference: 83 cm bust, Circumference: 58 cm waist, Circumference: 220 cm hem The Golden Age of Couture. Paris and London 1947 - 1957 (Victoria & Albert Museum 22/09/2007-06/01/2008) 18542 Evening dress (robe grand soir) Cristóbal Balenciaga (1895-1972) Paris About 1955 Balenciaga... 2014-08-29T20:33:33.000Z 2014-08-29T20:33:33.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 Balenciaga, 10 Avenue George V, Paris '49933' Silk taffeta, boned and padded, metal, machine-sewn and hand-finished, wire, lined with chiffon T.427-1967 t4271967 O15581 Evening dress Evening dress made from cerise silk taffeta. The sleeveless bodice has a plunging 'V' neckline... Paris Haute couture Throughout the 1950s Cristóbal Balenciaga (1895-1972) designed a series of extravagant and... 2 evening-dress-cristobal-balenciaga 2014-08-22T00:00:00.000Z 1954 1953 view
view Day, Lucienne T&F 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (designed) 19095 2014-08-29T20:36:38.000Z 2014-08-29T20:36:38.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 rayon CIRC.382-1953 circ3821953 O16644 Furnishing fabric Primitive characters create lines on an orange ground. Britain 2 quadrille-furnishing-fabric-day-lucienne 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Quadrille 1953 1953 view
view John Cavanagh de la Haye, Amy, ed. The Cutting Edge: 50 Years of British Fashion 1947-1997. Victoria and Albert... T&F Given by Lady Cornwallis 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (made) Evening dress 'Coronation' of brocaded silk, designed by John Cavanagh, London, 1953, with fabric... Circumference: 70 cm waist, Circumference: 88 cm bust, Diameter: 81 cm footprint, Length: 130 cm skirt with train, Length: 110 cm skirt front, Weight: 2.04 kg The Golden Age of Couture. Paris and London 1947 - 1957 (Victoria & Albert Museum 22/09/2007-06/01/2008) The Cutting Edge: 50 Years of British Fashion (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1997-31/12/1997) The Sekers company made a special fabric for Oliver Messel's designs (called ‘Jewels’, ‘Acorn',... Worn and given by Lady Cornwallis. Esme Ethel Alice d'Beaumont (1901-1969) is the daughter of... 20107 John Cavanagh catered for a discerning clientele producing refined couture in luxurious fabrics.... 2014-08-29T20:42:21.000Z 2014-08-29T20:42:21.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 silk (textile) Brocaded silk T.294-1984 t2941984 O83738 Evening dress Evening dress of brocaded silk with a design of scattered and semi-naturalistic orchids woven in... London Spring/summer 1953 Attribution note: Made for the Coronation, 1953 Reason For Production:... Haute couture This magnificent evening gown formed part of the John Cavanagh (1914-2003) spring/summer 1953... 2 coronation-evening-dress-john-cavanagh 2013-09-18T00:00:00.000Z brocaded Coronation 1953 1953 view
view Charles Creed de la Haye, A., 'Material Evidence' in Wilcox, C. ed., <i>The Golden Age of Couture: Paris and... T&F Given by Charles Creed 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (made) Jacket and skirt 'Toffee', of wool and silk crêpe, designed by Charles Creed, Great Britain, 1953 Circumference: 62 cm waist [Jacket] Circumference: 91 cm bust [Skirt] Length: 82 cm The Golden Age of Couture. Paris and London 1947 - 1957 (Victoria & Albert Museum 22/09/2007-06/01/2008) The Cutting Edge: 50 Years of British Fashion (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1997-31/12/1997) Given to the museum by Charles Creed 20298 The year he closed the long-established House of Creed,Charles Creed gave this suit to the V&A to... 2014-08-29T20:43:06.000Z 2014-08-29T20:43:06.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 'Creed of London Made in England' [Jacket] '1523 TOFFEE' [Skirt] 'Charles Creed Ltd., London No... braid, wool (textile) Wool, lined in silk crêpe, trimmed with woollen braid, gimp, silk cord, petersham, metal T.63&A-1966 t631966 O83922 Jacket Ladies suit consisting of a jacket and skirt of toffee-coloured wool. The jacket is fitted and... Great Britain Haute couture The year he closed the long-established House of Creed (1966),Charles Creed gave this suit to the... 2 toffee-jacket-charles-creed 2014-03-19T00:00:00.000Z Toffee 1953 1953 view
view Corke, Daphne Watson, Oliver. <u>British Studio Pottery</u>. Oxford: Phaidon; Christie's Limited; in... CER Given by David Rawnsley 1953-12-31 1953-01-01 1953 (made) Earthenware dish decorated with a fossil fish, made by Daphne Corke for the Chelsea Pottery,... Depth: 19.70 cm, Height: 6.30 cm Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139 Acquisition details: given by David Rawnsley of the Chelsea Pottery 20439 2014-08-29T20:43:39.000Z 2014-08-29T20:43:39.000Z 51.490139 Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139, case 43, shelf 7 -0.16248 'EIIR / Chelsea Pottery / 1953' earthenware Earthenware, decoration in coloured glazes in 'inlay and overlay technique' C.73-1953 c731953 O19230 Dish true Earthenware dish decorated with a fossil fish. Decoration in coloured glazes in 'inlay and... Chelsea Pottery: Chelsea Pottery, London 2 VA fossil-fish-series-dish-corke-daphne 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z glazed Fossil Fish series 1953 1953 view