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view Tatham, Charles Heathcote PDP Accepted by H M Government in lieu of Inheritance Tax and allocated to the Victoria & Albert Museum, 2000 1804-12-31 1795-01-01 ca. 1800 (made) Drawing of the facade of the Customs House, Paris, ca. 1800, by Charles Heathcote Tatham Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E 141 2014-08-29T19:18:10.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:10.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case ABOVE CASE 125CC Pen and ink on tracing paper E.1311:213-2001 e13112132001 O62022 Design drawing true Drawing of the facade of a classical building, in pen and ink, on tracing paper. It depicts the... 3 VA design-drawing-tatham-charles-heathcote 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z 1804 1795 view
view Tatham, Charles Heathcote PDP Accepted by H M Government in lieu of Inheritance Tax and allocated to the Victoria & Albert Museum, 2000 1804-12-31 1795-01-01 ca. 1800 (made) Drawing of the facade of a classical building, ca. 1800, by Charles Heathcote Tatham Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E 142 2014-08-29T19:18:10.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:10.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case ABOVE CASE 125CC Pen and ink on tracing paper E.1311:230-2001 e13112302001 O62030 Design drawing true Drawing of the facade of a classical building, in pen and ink, on tracing paper. This is a... 3 VA design-drawing-tatham-charles-heathcote 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z 1804 1795 view
view Tatham, Charles Heathcote PDP Accepted by H M Government in lieu of Inheritance Tax and allocated to the Victoria & Albert Museum, 2000 1804-12-31 1795-01-01 ca. 1800 (made) Fragment of a design, ca. 1800, by Charles Heathcote Tatham Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E 143 2014-08-29T19:18:10.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:10.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case ABOVE CASE 125CC Pen and ink on tracing paper E.1311:231-2001 e13112312001 O62031 Design drawing true Fragment of a design, in pen and ink, on tracing paper. The fragment depicts a fence and trees.... 3 VA design-drawing-tatham-charles-heathcote 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z 1804 1795 view
view 2006at6147 jpg s Ming Wilson, 'Liangzhu Jades Rediscovered' in Oriental Art, Winter 1995/96, pp.2-8 EAS Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the Vallentin Bequest, Sir Percival David and the Universities China Committee ca.3200 BC -2200 BC (made) Disk (Bi), Jade, China, ca.3200 BC -2200 BC Diameter: 17.8 cm, Diameter: 4.7 cm of hole, Thickness: 1 cm 144 2014-08-29T19:18:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:11.000Z In Storage Jade A.41-1936 a411936 O39320 Disk (bi) Variegated dark green and brown China 2006AT6147 Liangzhu culture 3 disk-bi 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z -2200 -3205 view
view airfix MoC Given by the Palitoy Company 1969-12-31 1960-01-01 1960s Length: 9.25 in, Width: 5.75 in 145 2014-08-29T19:18:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:11.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 Patt No 28 [] B.492:1-1998 b49211998 O8886 Package only box only England Reason For Production: retail mass produced 3 modelling-clay-package-only-airfix 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Modelling Clay 1969 1960 view
view Tatham, Charles Heathcote PDP Accepted by H M Government in lieu of Inheritance Tax and allocated to the Victoria & Albert Museum, 2000 1804-12-31 1795-01-01 ca. 1800 (made) Drawing of the Theatre des Varietes sur le Boulevard, ca. 1800, by Charles Heathcote Tatham Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E 146 2014-08-29T19:18:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:11.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case ABOVE CASE 125CC Pen and ink on tracing paper E.1311:220-2001 e13112202001 O62032 Design drawing true Drawing of the Theatre des Varietes sur le Boulevard, in pen and ink, on tracing paper. It... 3 VA design-drawing-tatham-charles-heathcote 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z 1804 1795 view
view 2010ej2074 jpg s Unknown Kerr, Rose (ed). <u>Chinese Art and Design</u>. London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1991, nr.105. EAS ca. 2000 BC -1500 BC (made) Disc, Bi, Nephrite jade, China, ca. 2000 BC -1500 BC. Diameter: 20.3 cm China, room 44 147 2014-08-29T19:18:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:12.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 43 104.165649 jade Nephrite jade, carved CIRC.3-1933 circ31933 O39317 Disc true Mottled dark green bi with brown inclusions China 2010EJ2074 A ‘bi’ is a flat circular slab of jade with a central hole. An ancient Chinese text entitled the... 3 VA disc-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carved -1500 -2005 view
view Richler, Martha (Marf) PDP Given by the artist 2005-12-31 2005-01-01 2005 (made) 17/02/2005 (printed and published) Cartoon, "I assure you - the train will be here by 2012!" by 'Marf' (Martha Richler), published... Height: 42 cm, Width: 29.6 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F Donated by the artist. 148 2014-08-29T19:18:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:12.000Z 51.506321 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case I, shelf 139, box II -0.12714 THURSDAY 17th FEBRUARY "I assure you - the train / will be here by 2012!" MARF IOC COMMITTEE ... paper, pen and ink Pen and ink on paper E.359-2007 e3592007 O134299 Drawing true Black and white line drawn cartoon showing a man in unform training the International Olympic... London Attribution note: for publication in newspaper Reason For Production: Commission Unique The cartoon, of which this is a copy, appeared in the Evening Standard on 17 February 2005, and... 2 VA i-assure-you-the-train-drawing-richler-martha-marf 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z drawn "I assure you - the train will be here by 2012!" 2005 2005 view
view Van Asperen, Monica PDP 2005-12-31 2005-01-01 2005 (made) 'Milk Tree', abstract watercolour by Monica Van Asperen, 2005 Height: 20.9 cm, Width: 15.1 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F This drawing is part of the '40 Artists - 40 Drawings' series acquired as a group in 2007 149 2014-08-29T19:18:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:13.000Z -37.090698 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case WD, shelf 214, box C -63.584808 watercolour Watercolour E.2600-2007 e26002007 O139584 Drawing true Abstract design Argentina Monica van Asperen was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in 1962. She works with sound as a... 2 VA milk-tree-drawing-van-asperen-monica 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z drawn, Painted Milk Tree 2005 2005 view
view Stevenson, Hugh T&P Cyril W Beaumont Bequest 1949-12-31 1940-01-01 ca. 1945 (Painted) Set design by Hugh Stevenson for Andree Howard's ballet Mardi Gras, produced by Sadler's Wells... Width: 756 mm, Height: 553 mm This is one of the designs executed by Hugh Stevenson in 1945 and 1946 for Andree Howard's ballet... 150 2014-08-29T19:18:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:13.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 'Mardi Gras.' 'Hugh Stevenson 45.' paper, gouache Gouache on paper S.177-2000 s1772000 O48786 Set design Set design by Hugh Stevenson for Andree Howard's ballet Mardi Gras, produced by Sadler's Wells... Great Britain Unique 2 set-design-stevenson-hugh 2014-08-22T00:00:00.000Z painting (image-making) 1949 1940 view
view M&C Saatchi PDP Given by Event Merchandising Limited 2008-12-31 1999-01-01 ca. 2004 (made) Poster, London 2012 'Back the Bid' featuring an athlete leaping over the London Eye, Britain,... Height: 42 cm, Width: 29.7 cm A Century of Olympic Posters (Liaoning Museum, Shenyang 12 March 2008-27 April 2008) A Century of Olympic Posters (Capital Museum, Beijing 15 January 2008-28 February 2008) A Century of Olympic Posters (V&A Museum of Childhood 17/05/2008-07/09/2008) A Century of Olympic Posters (V&A Museum of Childhood 17/05/08-27/09/08) Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C 151 2014-08-29T19:18:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:14.000Z 51.506321 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case Y, shelf 62, box A -0.12714 Offset photo lithograph E.337-2006 e3372006 O130654 Poster true Poster, 'Back the Bid', produced to support London's bid for the 2012 Olympic Games. ... London This poster was produced as one of a series to support London's bid for the 2012 Olympic Games,... 2 VA back-the-bid-poster-mc-saatchi 2014-08-15T00:00:00.000Z Back the Bid 2008 1999 view
view Kauffer, Edward McKnight PDP 1939-12-31 1930-01-01 1930s (painted) Still Life: a Rose in a Glass. Oil painting by Edward McKnight Kauffer, 1930s. Height: 27 cm, Width: 21.9 cm Purchased, 1980 Historical significance: The American-born designer and painter Edward McKnight... 152 2014-08-29T19:18:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:14.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 'E Mc KK' oil paint, panel Oil on board P.44-1980 p441980 O134178 Oil painting Painting of a rose in a glass. Britain 2 a-rose-in-a-glass-oil-painting-kauffer-edward-mcknight 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z oil painting A Rose in a Glass 1939 1930 view
view Unknown PDP Purchased through the Hugh Phillips Bequest 1800-12-31 1600-01-01 1600-1800 (made) Engraving pasted into a Record book belonging to an English engraver of goldsmiths' work; ca.... Height: 41 cm dimensions of volume, Width: 27.5 cm dimensions of volume Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D 153 2014-08-29T19:18:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:14.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case CUP, shelf 7, box B à caelo salus Engraving E.3:5-2003 e352003 O134179 Print true Engraved narrative print, pasted into a Record book belonging to an English engraver of... 3 VA print-unknown 2014-06-03T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1600 view
view Unknown PDP Purchased through the Hugh Phillips Bequest 1800-12-31 1600-01-01 1600-1800 (made) Engraving pasted into a Record book belonging to an English engraver of goldsmiths' work; ca.... Height: 41 cm dimensions of volume, Width: 27.5 cm dimensions of volume Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D 154 2014-08-29T19:18:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:14.000Z Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case CUP, shelf 7, box B Engraving E.3:6-2003 e362003 O134180 Print true Landscape engraving pasted into a Record book belonging to an English engraver of goldsmiths' work. 3 VA print-unknown 2014-06-03T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1600 view
view 2008bu5276 jpg s Cameron, Julia Margaret Julian Cox and Colin Ford, et al. <u>Julia Margaret Cameron: the complete photographs.</u> London... PDP Gift of the artist, 1865 1865-12-31 1864-01-01 1864 - 1865 (photographed) Photograph by Julia Margaret Cameron, 'Cupid & Psyche' (sitters Elizabeth Keown and Mary... Height: 27 cm image, Width: 23 cm image, Height: 39.5 cm mount, Width: 30.5 cm mount Kiss This - The Kiss in Photography (Focal Point Gallery, Southend Central Library 01/03/1996-31/03/1996) Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C Gift of the artist, 28 & 31 July 1865 155 2014-08-29T19:18:17.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:17.000Z 50.671101 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2H, shelf DR9, box PHOTO -1.32863 <u>Mother</u> and Child? Portrait of heads Studies for painting XXIV X311 44955 Photograph... photographic paper Albumen print from wet collodion glass negative 44:955 44955 O129341 Photograph true Portrait of a woman (Mary Hillier) with a butterfly on her forehead and a child (Elizabeth keown)... Isle of Wight 2008BU5276 Julia Margaret Cameron's career as a photographer began in 1863 when her daughter gave her a... 3 VA cupid-psyche-mother-and-child-photograph-cameron-julia-margaret 2014-07-14T00:00:00.000Z albumen process Cupid & Psyche; Mother and Child 1865 1864 view
view 2007bp0878 jpg s Callcott, Augustus Wall (Sir, RA) Parkinson, R., Victoria and Albert Museum, <u>Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860</u>,... PDP Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857 1834-12-31 1825-01-01 ca. 1830 (painted) Oil painting on canvas entitled 'A Brisk Gale - A Dutch East-Indiaman Landing Passengers' by Sir... Height: 66.7 cm estimate, Width: 104.1 cm estimate, Height: 100.5 cm frame, Width: 138 cm frame, Depth: 11 cm frame Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857 156 2014-08-29T19:18:17.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:17.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 oil paint, canvas Oil on canvas FA.9[O] fa9o O123940 Oil painting As described by Dafforne in <i>Gentleman's Magazine</i> 100, part 1, 1830, p.446: 'At the... Britain 2007BP0878 Augustus Wall Callcott (1779-1844) studied painting with John Hoppner RA before entering the... 3 a-brisk-gale-a-dutch-oil-painting-callcott-augustus-wall 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z oil painting A Brisk Gale: A Dutch East-Indiaman Landing Passengers 1834 1825 view
view 2006bf2529 jpg s Castello, Giovanni Battista Clifford, Timothy, 'Designs of Desire: Architectural and Ornamental Prints and Drawings,... T&F Given by Dowager Viscountess Harcourt GBE 1565-12-31 1555-01-01 1555-1565 (designed) Tapestry, 'Venus admonishing Cupid', designed by Giovanni Battista Castello, probably Brussels,... Height: 366 cm taken from catalogue, Width: 318 cm taken from catalogue, Weight: 14 kg estimated (1msq = 1.2kg) Mythe de Pscyche au XVI et au XVII siecle dans les arts decoratifs et la peinture at the Centre des Monuments Nationaux, Paris (01/01/2005-20/08/2009) This tapestry was given to the museum along with several other tapestries, T.767 - T.775-1950, by... 157 2014-08-29T19:18:20.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:20.000Z 50.848381 In Storage 4.34968 silk, wool Tapestry woven in wool and silk T.770-1950 t7701950 O123933 Tapestry wool and silk on a wool warp:18-20 warps to the inch. Brussels 2006BF2529 This tapestry probably belonged to a set of sixteen, though some are now untraceable. The subject... 3 venus-admonishing-cupid-tapestry-castello-giovanni-battista 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving Venus admonishing Cupid 1565 1555 view
view Unknown MET P. J. Cropper Bequest 1864-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860 (made) Silver, parcel-gilt inlaid with niello, Moscow marks, ca.1860. Length: 7.0 cm, Width: 5.1 cm Acquisition RF: 44 / 177 Bequest - P.J. Cropper per W J Sheldrick 158 2014-08-29T19:18:21.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:21.000Z 55.75687 In Storage 37.615105 Town mark of St. George killing the dragon for Moscow (see Tardy p.353), assayer’s mark V.A over... Silver, gold Silver, parcel-gilt inlaid with nieelo. M.1094-1944 m10941944 O114338 Bottle ticket Bottle ticket with the word "MADERE." Silver, parcel-gilt, pierced and engraved, the lettering... Moscow The history of bottle tickets provides a fascinating insight into English eating, drinking and... 3 bottle-ticket-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z piercing, engraving (incising), niello 1864 1855 view
view 2009ce2364 jpg s Unknown T&F 1354-12-31 1329-01-01 1329-1354 (made) Cushion made from part of an orphrey band: linen embroidered with polychrome silks, metallic... Height: 43 cm, Width: 23 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 9 This piece of embroidery formed part of an orphrey band on a cope, before being cut down into a... Acquired from the Rector and Churchwardens of Catworth, Huntingdon, with the permission of the... 159 2014-08-29T19:18:25.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:25.000Z 52.883289 Medieval and Renaissance, room 9, case 1 -1.97685 leather, silk, linen, silver-gilt Silk, linen, leather and metallic threads; the silk and linen embroidered in under-side couching and split stitch 837-1902 8371902 O129343 Orphrey (cushion) true Portion of orphrey made into a cushion (kneeler?) at a later date. There are three layers of... England 2009CE2364 Based on the type and style of embroidery. Attribution note: Most ecclesiastical vestments were... Unique This embroidery reveals how a medieval ecclesiastical vestment might be cut down and re-used. A... 3 VA orphrey-cushion-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z embroidery 1354 1329 view
view Stone, Alix T&P 1966-12-31 1966-01-01 1966 Model piece by Alix Stone for "Gloriana", Sadler's Wells Opera at Sadler's Wells, October 21st, 1966 Height: 6 mm Wood stick, Width: 656 mm Wood stick, Depth: 6 mm Wood stick, Height: 138 mm 1st Fabric banner, Width: 68 mm 1st fabric banner, Height: 142 mm 2nd fabric banner, Width: 76 mm 2nd fabric banner This model piece by Alix Stone is part of an extensive collection of designs purchased by the... 160 2014-08-29T19:18:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:26.000Z In Storage wood, paper, ink, cloth, foil Wood, fabric, paper, paper foil, and ink construction S.135-2001 s1352001 O62739 Theatre design Two fabric banners with paper foil & fabric collage, and ink drawing stapled on to a wooden stick. Reason For Production: Commission Unique 2 theatre-design-stone-alix 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z drawn, collage, glueing 1966 1966 view