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.

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Lucile Ltd: London

Lucile Ltd: London

 Mrs Lucy Wallace, Lady Duff Gordon as she became, transformed her business from a modest home-based dressmakers into the leading international fashio…

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Private Group Tours & Talks

We offer a wide range of tours to meet your group requirements. Whether a group has a special area of interest, wishes to explore a particular gallery or just get an overview of the Museum's collection the Groups Team can help.

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Event - Patrick Cox

Mon 07 September 2015 19:00–20:45

Patrick Cox, the Canadian-born shoe designer is best known for his bold and ironic re-interpretations of British classics for men and women. Join him as he discusses his three decades of ground-breaking footwear designs.

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