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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 Depth: 6 mm Wood stick, Height: 6 mm Wood stick, Width: 656 mm Wood stick, Height: 151 mm 1st fabric banner, Width: 81 mm 1st fabric banner, Height: 145 mm 2nd fabric banner, Width: 85 mm 2nd fabric banner This model piece by Alix Stone is part of an extensive collection of designs purchased by the... 161 2014-08-29T19:18:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:26.000Z In Storage wood, paper, ink, cloth Wood, Fabric, Paper & Ink construction S.134-2001 s1342001 O62738 Theatre design Two fabric banners with paper and fabric collage, and ink drawings 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
view Stone, Alix T&P 1966-12-31 1966-01-01 1966 Model piece by Alix Stone for "Gloriana", Sadler's Wells Opera, Sadler's Wells, 1966. Height: 6 mm Wood Stick, Width: 656 mm Wood Stick, Height: 142 mm Fabric, Width: 89 mm Fabric, Depth: 6 mm Wood stick This model piece by Alix Stone is part of an extensive collection of designs purchased by the... 162 2014-08-29T19:18:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:27.000Z In Storage wood, paper, ink, cloth Wood, Fabric, Paper, & Ink construction S.133-2001 s1332001 O62737 Theatre design Fabric banner with paper and 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
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, Depth: 6 mm Wood stick, Width: 656 mm Wood stick, Height: 60 mm Fabric banner, Width: 403 mm Fabric banner This model piece by Alix Stone is part of an extensive collection of designs purchased by the... 163 2014-08-29T19:18:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:27.000Z In Storage wood, gold paint, fabric Fabric, wood, and gold paint construction. S.136-2001 s1362001 O62740 Theatre design Fabric banner with gold paint, stapled on to a wooden stick. Reason For Production: Commission Unique 2 theatre-design-stone-alix 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z drawn, glueing 1966 1966 view
view 2008bu4821 jpg s Sullivan, EdmundJoseph PDP Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A 1912-12-31 1912-01-01 1912 (drawn) Drawing, Illustration to the Rubaiyat Of Omar Khayyam: `Here with a Loaf of Bread beneath the... Height: 19.4 cm image, Width: 16.1 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D Reproduced as the illustration to Quatrain XI, in the `Rubaiyat Of Omar Khayyam', trans. Edward... According to Rodney Searight: - [SD1009:1-7] `Bt Holder, Oct. 1970 (ex Sale at PSN [Phillips,... 164 2014-08-29T19:18:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:29.000Z 54.313919 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 87, shelf SC, box 34 -2.23218 Signed and dated Edmund J. Sullivan. 1912 Pen, ink and chalk, on prepared board SD.1009:3 sd10093 O152338 Drawing true Great Britain 2008BU4821 3 VA here-with-a-loaf-of-drawing-sullivan-edmundjoseph 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Here with a Loaf of Bread beneath the Bough.... 1912 1912 view
view SSEA Given by Elizabeth McKee 1875-12-31 1825-01-01 mid 19th century (Made) Child's cloak of silk and gold cloth from North India dating from the mid nineteenth century. 165 2014-08-29T19:18:31.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:31.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 Silk, gold cloth IS.79-2001 is792001 O62404 Cloak Cloak-shaped object in silk and gold cloth. India 3 cloak 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1875 1825 view
view 2006ba0212 jpg s Reeves & Co. PDP Given by Imogen Stewart 1879-12-31 1879-01-01 1879 (Made) Box of artist's watercolours made by Reeves & Co., given as a school prize. Width: 18.7 cm, Length: 14.6 cm, Depth: 5.3 cm Thomas and William Reeves had introduced a new kind of watercolour pigment in the form of hard... Ernest Cullum was the grandfather of the donor, and he was born on June 27th 1864, making him 15... 166 2014-08-29T19:18:31.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:31.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 St John the Divine Middle Class Boys School Presented to Ernest Cullum Class I Prize for... Wood and solid cakes of watercolour pigment. E.1351-2001 e13512001 O62403 Paintbox Polished wooden box containing solid cakes of watercolour pigment, paint brushes, and a colour... London 2006BA0212 3 box-of-artists-watercolours-made-paintbox-reeves-co 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Box of artist's watercolours made by Reeves & Co., given as a school prize. 1879 1879 view
view Dewynters PLC T&P Given by Dewynters PLC 1999-12-31 1999-01-01 1999 Poster issued in 1999 advertising Les Misérables 'The World's Most Popular Musical' at the Palace... Length: 58 cm, Width: 38 cm Poster issued in 1999 advertising Les Misérables by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michael Schonberg,... 167 2014-08-29T19:18:32.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:32.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 paper, ink [] S.238-1999 s2381999 O48834 Poster Poster on gloss finish card featuring the woodcut-style image of the head and shoulders of... London The original poster for this production, featuring the same image of Fantine, was a 1986 De... Mass produced 2 poster-dewynters-plc 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z offset lithography 1999 1999 view
view 2010ek1421 jpg s Unknown T&P Accepted by HM Government in lieu of Inheritance Tax and allocated to the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1996 1769-12-31 1769-01-01 1769 (printed) Spranger Barry in the title role of Shakespeare's play <i>Othello</i>, Theatre Royal Drury Lane,... Height: 6.7 cm, Width: 12.2 cm, Depth: 8.8 cm of base Behind the Scenes: the Hidden Life of Georgian Theatre, 1737-1784 (Dr Johnson's House 01/01/2004-18/09/2007) 168 2014-08-29T19:18:33.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:33.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 paper, watercolour, printing ink Printed paper S.431-1997 s4311997 O139580 Print Hand-coloured engraving showing Mr Barry as Othello wearing a floor-length green coat over a... London 2010EK1421 Possibly printed for J. Smith No.35 Cheapside & R. Sayer No.53 Fleet Street Born in Dublin, the son of a silversmith, Spranger Barry (1717-1777) was apprenticed in the same... 3 eddison-collection-print-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Eddison Collection 1769 1769 view
view Payne, Wyndham T&P Cyril W Beaumont Bequest Poster advertising the book The Mysterious Toy Shop by Cyril W Beaumont, probably drawn by... Width: 400 mm, Height: 572 mm irregular, Height: 592 mm mount 169 2014-08-29T19:18:33.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:33.000Z In Storage ink, charcoal, pastel Charcoal, pastel and ink on paper S.413-2000 s4132000 O48779 Poster Drawing of a shop door and window and first floor above with a street-lamp between the upper... Unique 2 poster-payne-wyndham 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z drawing (image-making) view
view Bodo Bodo Hennig catalogue, 1998 MoC 1998-05-31 1998-01-01 January 1998 - May 1998 [Armchair] height: 6.5 cm, width: 9.5 cm, depth: 6 cm [Box] length: 14 cm, width: 8.5 cm, depth: 6.5 cm Museum of Childhood, Creativity Gallery These are part of the furniture for the doll's house B.145 to 151-1998. 170 2014-08-29T19:18:33.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:33.000Z 51.090839 Museum of Childhood, Creativity Gallery, case 3 10.45424 [Box] heart within a house maple, cardboard [Armchair] maple wood, parts stained yellow B.159:1-1998 b1591998 O8267 Pair of armchairs true [Armchair] Armchair of very pale maple wood, glued together. The arms are round and the back is... Germany Reason For Production: retail mass produced 2 MOC sessel-pair-of-armchairs-bodo 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Sessel 1998 1998 view
view Xavier Sager PDP Given by Dr E. J. Dingwall 1910-12-31 1901-01-01 ca. 1906 (made) Postcard of chambermaid surveying damaged bed of a honeymoon couple; by Xavier Sager; French; ca.... Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H 171 2014-08-29T19:18:33.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:33.000Z 46.712448 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 507 1.71832 card Lineblock print E.523:261-2001 e5232612001 O59587 Postcard true A voluptuous chambermaid is smiling as she surveys a broken bedstead with detached headboard and... France 2 VA postcard-xavier-sager 2014-06-03T00:00:00.000Z 1910 1901 view
view Unknown PDP Given by Dr E. J. Dingwall 1909-12-31 1900-01-01 ca. 1905 (made) Postcard showing honeymoon couple: bride climbs into bed as the groom entreats her; French; ca. 1905 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H 172 2014-08-29T19:18:34.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:34.000Z 46.712448 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 507 1.71832 card handcoloured photograph E.523:256-2001 e5232562001 O59582 Postcard true One of a series of cards of tinted photographs depicting a honeymoon couple: the bride is... France 3 VA postcard-unknown 2014-06-03T00:00:00.000Z 1909 1900 view
view 2008br9185 jpg s Unknown EAS H.L. Florence Bequest 1800-12-31 1750-01-01 1750-1800 (made) Dehua ware. Beaker-shaped vase, porcelain with applied decoration in relief, China, Qing dynasty,... Height: 26.4 cm, Diameter: 14.6 cm Making Ceramics, room 143 173 Vase with eight Daoist immortals and flowering prunus China, Dehua, 1700–1800, porcelain, with... 2014-08-29T19:18:34.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:34.000Z 25.4981 Making Ceramics, room 143, case 25, shelf 3 118.235321 porcelain Porcelain with applied decoration in relief C.1295-1917 c12951917 O180904 Vase true Porcelain vase, beaker-shaped with flared mouth, in imitation of a bronze vessel. Applied with... Dehua 2008BR9185 Sprig decoration found favour in China during the 17th century. It was used to embellish the... 3 VA vase-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z applied, relief 1800 1750 view
view Leslie Durbin Hare, Susan <font -u>Leslie Durbin, Fifty Years of Silversmithing<?font>, London, The Worshipful... MET Given in memory of Aeneas John McDonnell 1951-05-28 1950-05-29 1950-51 (made) Silver, parcel-gilt, London hallmarks for 1950-51, mark of Leslie Durbin. Height: 9 cm, Diameter: 9.2 cm Given in memory of Aeneas John McDonnell 174 2014-08-29T19:18:35.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:35.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 Engraved on the body with the crest of Aeneas John McDonnell London hallmarks for 1950-51 Mark... Silver, gold Silver, parcel gilt M.10-2004 m102004 O105215 Champagne goblet Goblet, silver, the interior of the bowl, gilt, one of a set of six. The hemispherical bowl with... London Reason For Production: Commission Unlimited edition Leslie Durbin (1913-2005) who designed and made champagne goblets trained at the Central School... 2 champagne-goblet-leslie-durbin 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z raising, gilding 1951 1950 view
view Pitcairn-Knowles, Andrew Pitcairn-Knowles, Richard. <u>The Edwardian eye of Andrew Pitcairn-Knowles 1871-1056</u>. Sussex:... PDP Purchased through the Cecil Beaton Fund 1950-12-31 1900-01-01 early 20th century (photographed) 1973 (printed) 'Barrel organ polka' from the series 'Auf der digue - Ostend', photograph by Andrew... Height: 40.4 cm, Width: 50.5 cm Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H Andrew Pitcairn-Knowles (born Rotterdam 1871, died Hastings 1956) was a pioneering photographic... Pitcairn-Knowles Archive purchased from Andrew Pitcairn-Knowles' grandson Richard... 175 2014-08-29T19:18:35.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:35.000Z 51.231258 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case X, shelf 980, box I 2.9127 'AUF DER DIGUE - OSTEND' '"Barrel Organ Polka"' '14/12' 'ANDREW PITCAIRN-KNOWLES 1871-1956 /... Gelatine-silver print, glued on cardboard E.3646-2004 e36462004 O124216 Photograph true This photograph shows people dancing on a boulevard on the music of a barrel organ. Ostend Andrew Pitcairn-Knowles (born Rotterdam 1871, died Hastings 1956) was a pioneering photographic... 2 VA barrel-organ-polka-auf-der-photograph-pitcairn-knowles-andrew 2013-08-25T00:00:00.000Z Barrel organ polka; Auf der digue - Ostend 1950 1900 view
view 2006ah2345 jpg s SSEA Given by Elizabeth McKee 1875-12-31 1825-01-01 mid 19th century (Made) Pair of child's trousers of silk and gold cloth from North India dating from the mid nineteenth... 176 2014-08-29T19:18:36.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:36.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 Silk, gold cloth IS.80-2001 is802001 O62405 Trousers Pair of trousers of silk and gold cloth. India 2006AH2345 3 trousers 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1875 1825 view
view 2006an4392 jpg s Danti, Vincenzo Penny, Nicholas. <u>Catalogue of European Sculpture in the Ashmolean Museum. 1540 to the... SCP 1564-12-31 1555-01-01 ca. 1560 (made) Statuette, bronze, Neptune, possibly by Vincenzo Danti, possibly Florence, ca. 1560 Height: 49.4 cm, Width: 22.1 cm, Depth: 20.3 cm, Weight: 10.48 kg "La Bellissima Maniera": Alessandro Vittoria e la Scultura Veneta al Cinquecento (Castello del Buonconsiglio (Trento) 25/06/1999-26/09/1999) Von Allen Seiten Schoen: Bronzen der Renaissance und des Barock (Altes Museum (Berlin) 29/10/1995-31/01/1996) Italian Art Loan Exhibition (Glasgow Corporation Galleries 01/01/1982-31/12/1983) Renaissance Bronzes from the V&A (The Art Gallery of New South Wales (Sydney) 26/10/1982-28/11/1982) Renaissance Bronzes from the V&A (Queensland Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA) (Brisbane) 21/06/1982-15/08/1982) Medieval and Renaissance, room 62 From the Salting bequest. 177 2014-08-29T19:18:36.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:36.000Z 43.782372 Medieval and Renaissance, room 62, case 15 11.25499 bronze Cast bronze A.99-1910 a991910 O136693 Statuette true Neptune strides forward on his left foot, his body twisted to the left, looking over his right... Florence 2006AN4392 Author still unclear, was and is also ascribed to Alessandro Vittoria Roman gods and goddesses were popular subjects for sculpture as they could be shown nude. Their... 3 VA neptune-statuette-danti-vincenzo 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z casting Neptune 1564 1555 view
view 2006bj5110 jpg s Unknown MET 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (made) Large silver drum-shaped button with filigree decoration and three pendant filigree hearts,... Diameter: 4.7 cm, Length: 5.1 cm, Depth: 3.5 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 178 2014-08-29T19:18:37.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:37.000Z 64.963943 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 69, shelf B, box 13 -19.02116 Silver Silver sheet with openwork filigree 471-1901 4711901 O136691 Button true Hollow drum-shaped button decorated with open filigree on the front and sides. One large and two... Iceland 2006BJ5110 Worn by women Lapland and Iceland are the most remote areas of north-west Europe. Their traditional jewellery... 3 VA button-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z filigree 1900 1800 view
view 2006ac5001 jpg s Bourne, Samuel Bourne, S, A Photographic journey through the Higher Himalayas, The British Journal of... SSEA 1863-12-31 1863-01-01 1863 (photographed) Height: 23.2 cm photograph, Width: 29.5 cm photographer, Height: 26.7 cm mount, Width: 33 cm mount This photograph was initially part of the photographic collection held in the National Art... 179 2014-08-29T19:18:37.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:37.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 signature and negative number in the bottom centre Albumen print from wet collodion glass negative 52:823 52823 O128754 Photograph This photograph is of the town of Simla taken from a high viewpoint. The viewer looks down the... India 2006AC5001 The negative made in 1863, this print made before March 1867 The British photographer Samuel Bourne arrived in India in January 1863. He travelled from... 3 simla-from-jakko-simla-photograph-bourne-samuel 2014-07-10T00:00:00.000Z wet collodion process Simla, from Jakko; Simla 1863 1863 view
view 2008bv1641 jpg s Unknown Ray, Anthony. <u>Spanish Pottery 1248-1898.</u> London: V&A Publications, 2000, no.608,... CER 1400-12-31 1350-01-01 1350-1400 (made) Floor tile from the Alhambra Palace, Granada, painted in cobalt blue and lustre, made in Spain,... Width: 19.0 cm, Thickness: 2.8 cm World Ceramics, room 145 From the Alhambra, Granada. Apparently such tiles were widely used there, though only a small... 180 2014-08-29T19:18:39.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:39.000Z 36.71832 World Ceramics, room 145, case 3, shelf 2 -4.420159 'There is no conqueror but God' earthenware, tin glaze Tin-glazed earthenware, painted in cobalt blue and lustre 382-1894 3821894 O128755 Floor tile true Tin-glazed earthenware floor tile, painted with an interlace design around a central shield,... Málaga 2008BV1641 Ray (2000) suggests that it is likely that many of the Alhambra tiles were produced in Málaga,... This tile came from the Alhambra, the fortified palatine city of the Nasrid kingdom, built on a... 3 VA floor-tile-unknown 2014-07-25T00:00:00.000Z Painted 1400 1350 view