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Located near Olympia in west London, the Victoria and Albert Museum Archives comprise four units: the Archive of Art and Design, the Beatrix Potter Collections, the V&A Archive and the V&A Theatre and Performance Archive

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The House of Worth: Portrait of an Archive (Hardback)

The House of Worth: Portrait of an Archive (Hardback)

Profusely illustrated, this monograph explores the House of Worth's success in the realms of haute couture after 1890. Hundreds of photographs selecte…

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Shoes: Pleasure and Pain

13 June 2015 – 31 January 2016. An exhibition looking at the extremes of footwear from around the globe. From a sandal decorated in pure gold leaf originating from ancient Egypt to the most elaborate designs by contemporary makers.

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Event - Open House London 2015: Tales from the V&A’s Archives at Blythe House

Sat 19 September 2015 10:00–16:00

FREE TALK: Drop in to Blythe House and discover highlights from the V&A’s extensive archives including Eduardo Paolozzi’s Krazy Kat Arkive and controversial moments in the V&A’s history such as the suffragette plots and Saatchi & Saatchi’s ‘Ace Caff’ advertising campaign.

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