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Panel, unknown maker, China, 1800 - 1930. Museum no. FE.134-1983. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

China

The V&A possesses one of the most comprehensive and important collections of Chinese art dating from 3000 BC to the present time, including textiles, ceramics, prints, export art, metalwork, carvings and furniture.

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Art in China - Oxford History of Art (Paperback)

Art in China - Oxford History of Art (Paperback)

China boasts a history of art lasting over 5,000 years and embracing a huge diversity of forms - objects of jade, lacquer and porcelain, painted scrol…

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Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

14 March – 2 August 2015. Celebrating the extraordinary creative talent of one of the most innovative designers of recent times, Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty is the first and largest retrospective of McQueen's work to be presented in Europe.

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Event - Back Packs

Wed 01 January 2014–Thu 31 December 2015

FAMILY EVENT: Journey across the V&A with fantastic stories, games and multi-sensory materials. Choose from nine Back-Packs, or for the under 5s, an Agent Animal bag.

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