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Campbell, Thomas P. Tapestry in the Renaissance: Art and Magnificence. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2002. National Art Library pressmark: 604.AC.0296

Evans, Mark,  and Browne, Clare, eds. Raphael: Cartoons and Tapestries for the Sistine Chapel. London : V&A, 2010

Fermor, Sharon. The Raphael Tapestry Cartoons: Narrative, Decoration, Design. London: Scala Books in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum, 1996. National Art Library pressmark: 47.Y.1700

Jobé, Joseph, ed. The Art of Tapestry. London: Thames and Hudson, 1965. National Art Library pressmark: 43.G.148

Jones, Roger, and Nicholas Penny. Raphael. New Haven; London: Yale University Press, 1983. National Art Library pressmark: 505.F.22

Shearman, John K.G. Raphael's Cartoons in the Collection of Her Majesty the Queen and the Tapestries for the Sistine Chapel. London: Phaidon, 1972. National Art Library pressmark: 107.Z.14

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Raphael: Cartoons and Tapestries for the Sistine Chapel

Raphael: Cartoons and Tapestries for the Sistine Chapel

In September 2010, the V&A will show four of the ten tapestries Raphael designed for the Sistine Chapel in Vatican City. These remarkable works are co…

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A gift in your will

You may not have thought of including a gift to a museum in your will, but the V&A is a charity and legacies form an important source of funding for our work. It is not just the great collectors and the wealthy who leave legacies to the V&A. Legacies of all sizes, large and small, make a real difference to what we can do and your support can help ensure that future generations enjoy the V&A as much as you have.

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Event - Art and the City: Ancient to Modern

Mon 22 September 2014–Mon 13 July 2015

YEAR COURSE: Many celebrated artists have been closely associated with major European and American cities such as Paris, Rome, London, Berlin and New York. They have lived and worked in these cities and many have made the city itself a subject of their work.

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