Victoria and albert museum acquisition policy
The palatial Victoria& Albert Museum, named in honor of the 19thcentury royal couple, is known more commonly in its shortened form the V& A. Located in South Kensington, this free museum is aSearch over one million objects from the V& A Collections including ceramics, fashion, furniture, glass, metalwork, paintings, photographs, prints, sculpture, and textiles. Objects featured here include those from recent publications, famous and less well known objects, and victoria and albert museum acquisition policy
In 1862, the collection was inflated by the acquisition of over 2, 000 casts of decorative wood carving that had been used as examples for the craftsmen working on the new Westminster Palace. The Cast Courts Victoria and Albert Museum A story of two halves: The Trajan column cast , by Diane Bilbey. The Cast Collection . Sculpture.