Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

The V&A’s collections include artists’ books, children’s books, examples of early printing and illumination, modern book design, dust jackets and graphic novels. Most of these are held in the National Art Library.

The Wolsey Angels Appeal

We urgently need your help to raise the £5,000,000 it will cost for the V&A to acquire four Renaissance angels cast for the tomb of Cardinal Wolsey and later in the possession of Henry VIII.

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The Chinese Art Book (Hardback)

The Chinese Art Book (Hardback)

The Chinese Art Book is a beautifully presented, authoritative and unprecedented overview of Chinese art. The book examines the art of the oldest cont…

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Event - Richard Coles

Tue 21 October 2014 18:30

EVENING TALK: The Reverend Richard Coles is a broadcaster, writer and Church of England priest, but he is probably as well-known for having been part of the 1980s band, The Communards. He talks about church life in a secular world and his fascinating and varied career.

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