Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

The V&A’s collections include artists’ books, children’s books, examples of early printing and illumination, modern book design, dust jackets and graphic novels. Most of these are held in the National Art Library.

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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The Chinese Art Book (Hardback)

The Chinese Art Book (Hardback)

The Chinese Art Book is a beautifully presented, authoritative and unprecedented overview of Chinese art. The book examines the art of the oldest cont…

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Event - Irma Boom Introduced By D&AD's Last President Laura Jordan-Bambach

Sun 14 September 2014 12:00

SPECIAL EVENT: Amsterdam-based Irma Boom specialises in bookmaking. Boom will present work, talk about her design process and also highlight the importance of books and why she still designs them.

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