Room 40: Fashion Galleries

Fashion, room 40

Room 40: Fashion

The Fashion Gallery shows European fashion, fabrics and accessories from 1750 to the present day. The display is organized chronologically around the outer circle of the gallery. Temporary exhibitions of fashion and textiles are located in the central area and upper level.

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The Museum of Savage Beauty

The Museum of Savage Beauty interactive web feature explores the hidden stories and craftsmanship behind some of the most remarkable objects made by Alexander McQueen and his creative collaborators. Here the designer's iconic pieces are placed alongside historical objects from the V&A’s collections, which represent some of the many design traditions that inspired him.

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Underwear Fashion in Detail (Paperback)

Underwear Fashion in Detail (Paperback)

From camisoles to corsets, basques to boudoir caps and girdles to garters, Underwear: Fashion in Detail gets up close to some of the most intimate ite…

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Event - Gallery Talk: The British Galleries

Thu 11 February 2016 13:00–14:00

FREE TALK: Find out some of the background behind the development of the British Galleries.

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