A selection of attractive works on paper, which illustrate the first book of fiction for children published by the V&A: Clara Button and the Magical Hat Day (2011). The story is set in the V&A and uses well-known works from the collection, such as Tipu's tiger. The whole narrative is inspired by the celebrated surrealist Hat for Eating Bouillabaisse by Eileen Agar (1937).
Victoria and Albert Museum
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London, SW7 2RL
14 Mar 2013 - 19 Jan 2014 Mon - Thu, Sat, Sun 10:00 AM - 5:45 PM; Fri 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Closed Boxing Day, Christmas Day, Christmas Eve
Venue Details & Map
South KensingtonLondonSW7 2RL
- +44 (0)20 7942 2000
- Public transport:
- Tube: South Kensington, Knightsbridge Train: Victoria. Follow the Museums tunnel from South Kensington Underground.