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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.

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Selling Silks: A Merchant's Sample Book (Hardback)

Selling Silks: A Merchant's Sample Book (Hardback)

In 1764, British Customs confiscated a book containing hundreds of silk samples of different qualities from French agents who were attempting to sell …

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Discover South Kensington

Discover South Kensington brings together the Victoria and Albert Museum and the other leading cultural and educational organisations to promote innovation and learning. South Kensington is the home of science, arts and inspiration. Discovery is at the core of what happens here and there is so much to explore every day.

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Event - CreateInsights: Interactive Art and Illustration

Fri 19 February 2016 18:30–20:00

YOUNG PEOPLE'S EVENT: Meet Amy Brown, a Brighton based artist who specialises in illustration and installation work. Her playful style is colourful, bold and interactive and has been featured in publications such as VICE, the Guardian and Penguin Books.

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