Highlights from the Gilbert Collection

The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection celebrates some of the most beautiful objects ever made. In this film, fashion designer Ashish Gupta, jeweller Silvia Weidenbach and curator Charlotte Johnson take a closer look at the objects and consider the art of collecting itself.

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Background image: Partridge cup, 1598 – 1602, Nuremberg, Germany. Museum no. Loan:Gilbert.60:1, 2-2008. © The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection on loan to the Victoria and Albert Museum