Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

The V&A houses the greatest and most comprehensive collection of Ceramics in the world. The collection is particularly rich in Ceramics from Asia, the Middle East and Europe.

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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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Chinese Ceramics

Chinese Ceramics

Chinese ceramics are among the most widely admired and collected in the world. From elegant Song celadons to decorative Ming vases and colourful Qing …

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Event - Blue & White: British Printed Ceramics

Sat 31 January 2015–Sun 03 January 2016

DISPLAY: Blue and white printed ceramics are a pronounced British phenomenon with continued appeal for potters, artists and consumers. At its very best ceramic printing in blue results in a high-quality, technically precise and aesthetically pleasing decoration, enabling a rapid design response to society and culture.

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