treasures at the NAL
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
Transcripts - NAL visit
Tour of the NAL at the V&A: the bit with all the treasures! 31st Jan 2012
Into the back room for a lookat some Treasures..! After an initial talk about the works in front of us we were allowed to touch the books themselves!
miniatures by the Boucicaut Master 1 illustration by the Master of Egerton
Hypnerotomachia PoliphiliVenice, Aldus Manutius, 1499. 87.F.27
I Codici Forster del Victoria and Albert Museum di Londra Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519 804.AA.0151 Facsimile of one of threeLeonardo da Vinci notebooks held by NAL
Corrected proofs of Bleak House, 1853 Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 Forster 48.B.15A
Spooners perspective view of the interiorof the Crystal Palace and Great Industrial Exhibition of 1851. EX.1851.523
The well at the worlds end by William Morris. Morris, William, 1834-1896. 95.D.10"... four [wood-engraved] pictures by Sir Edward Burne-Jones. Printedby William Morris [in his Chaucer type at the Kelmscott Press...”
Henry Cole’s Notes of a journey to Palermo and back in October November & December 1868He was the first Director of the South Kensington Museum from 1853-73: later know as the V&A!
1908: Les robes de Paul Poiret racontées par Paul Iribe: Limited edition of 250The album was distributed without charge to Poirets elite clientele
Three years later Paul Poiret commissioned his assistant GeorgesLepape to create analbum “to showcase his newest styles”
Facile. Poèmes de Paul Eluard; photograhies de Man Ray. [95.U Box I] Limited Edition Artist Book. It illustrates the way text and photos can work together
Killing III My photo from the by display Denise HawrysioX891017Artists bookcomprising10 rabbitpelts stuckback-to-backand bound inred leatherThis comesfrom a set of4 books, theothers useleopard, mink& imitation Official photo from Artist’sdeerskin! website (www.hawrysio.com)