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Bronze is an alloy of copper and tin, and often also contains lead or zinc. It is strong and durable but can also capture the fine, complex detail within a casting mould. The V&A holds in its collections a large number of bronze objects, including a group of sculptures donated by Auguste Rodin.

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Medieval and Renaissance Treasures from the V&A (new edition)

Medieval and Renaissance Treasures from the V&A (new edition)

This beautiful book features 35 of the major masterpieces from the V&A's outstanding holdings of European art from the period 300-1600 CE. It includes…

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Game: The Definery

Luxury or Vulgar? Let The Definery help you decide what objects to own. Simply enter an object into The Definery, answer a series of questions about the object, and wait for its judgement.

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Event - Robert H. Smith Renaissance Sculpture Lecture 2015

Wed 09 December 2015 18:30–19:30

SPECIAL EVENT: Turning the Bull: Adriaen de Vries’s Revolving Pedestal.

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