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 Medal Cabinet Appeal

We urgently need your help to raise £534,000 to save this rare and remarkable medal cabinet from export. We only have until July 2014 to acquire it and ensure its place in the national collections.

Help us buy The Medal Cabinet

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Style Book: Pattern and Print & Fashionable Inspirations Book Set||RF20F

Style Book: Pattern and Print & Fashionable Inspirations Book Set||RF20F

Set of Style Book: Pattern and Print (Hardback) and Style Book: Fashionable Inspirations (Paperback).  Set offer price £30 (RRP &am…

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Event - The Bookshop Band

Fri 02 May 2014 19:30

SPECIAL EVENT: Join the Bookshop Band, acclaimed folk trio, for an intimate concert of songs inspired by Shakespeare's plays, performed in the atmospheric surroundings of the V&A’s National Art Library.

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