Exploring the Victoria and Albert Museum
Beautiful entrance to the V and A:
Highly idealized sculptures of Victoria and Albert:
The first picture is of an intricate iron grate, the second a floating work of smashed instruments, and the third is a miniature of a room from a beautiful estate.
Definitely a favorite of ours since we snapped away for a while on Bashaw. Just look at those sculpted curls that reminded me of Canova’s curls on the statue of Napoleon at Apsley House.
A variation on The Three Graces:
One of my favorite paintings at the Victoria and Albert Museum (Interior of Antwerp Cathedral, Pieter Neefs the Elder: about 1640, oil on oak panel):
Pink Floyd’s sound board when they recorded Dark Side of the Moon:
And finally, my main reason for visiting the museum: Tipoo’s Tiger