Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

Lady Clementina Hawarden (1 June 1822-19 January 1865) was a noted portrait photographer of the 1860s. Hawarden first began to experiment with photography in 1857, taking stereoscopic landscape photographs before moving to large-format, stand-alone portraits of her daughters.

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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Blue Bow Necklace

Blue Bow Necklace

This collection of jewelery in 18ct gold plate, decorated with enamel, Swarovski crystals and faux pearls has been inspired by a star object in the V&…

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Event - The New Fashion Superstars (non members)

Fri 13 June 2014 19:00

EVENING TALK: Over the past few years a new group of super-talented designers has emerged from London and made their mark on the fashion world.

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