The Medal Cabinet Appeal
Medal Cabinet Appeal Lecture
Antony Griffiths, former Keeper of Prints at the British Museum, joined us to give a special lecture on the central role that medals played in Napoleon’s Empire, and Christopher Wilk, Keeper of Furniture, Textiles and Fashion here at the V&A, explores the cabinet’s importance to the National Collection.
Read more about previous appeals at the V&A Purchased with the support of the Art Fund, the Friends of the V&A, Stephen and Anne Curran, the American Friends of the V&A, the Gilbert Trust for the Arts, Dr. Susan Weber*, The Leche Trust, the Audrey Love Charitable Foundation*, the Gilbert Public Arts Foundation Trust*, The Furniture History Society, The Society of Dilettanti Charitable Trust, The Cahn Family Foundation*, Nicholas and Lady Goodison’s Charitable Settlement, and many other donors.
*These donations were made possible by the American Friends of the V&A