Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

The 18th century saw the rise of a number of highly influential interior designers and architects such as William Kent, James ‘Athenian’ Stuart, Robert Adam and Horace Walpole. A number of rooms from 18th-century houses have been reconstructed in the V&A’s British Galleries.

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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Made in Italy: Rethinking a Century of Italian Design (Paperback)

Made in Italy: Rethinking a Century of Italian Design (Paperback)

Goods made or designed in Italy enjoy a profile which far outstrips the country's modest manufacturing output. Italy's glorious design heritage and re…

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Event - Kelly Hoppen: Talking Design

Tue 09 September 2014 18:30

EVENING TALK: Hear the globally renowned interior designer, Kelly Hoppen MBE, talk about her iconic neutral style.

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