If you like this, here are some more exhibitions at Victoria & Albert Museum…
Masterpieces of Chinese Painting — 700 to 1900 – 26th October 2013 to 19th January 2014
The “Masterpieces of Chinese Painting” exhibition will bring together over 100 of the finest examples of Chinese painting from the beginning of the 8th to the end of the 19th-century, including some of the rarest and earliest surviving pieces.
A History of Photography – 5th September 2013 to 5th January 2014
This new exhibition will draw upon the museum’s vast collection to chronicle the history of photography from the 1840s up to the 1970s. It will showcase some of the most technically brilliant and artistically accomplished photographs in the history of the medium, and include work by key figures such as Eugene Atget, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Man Ray, Alfred Stieglitz, Irving Penn and Hilla Becher.
And here are some other events at Victoria & Albert Museum…
British drawings, from 1600 to the present day – 5th October 2013 to 13th April 2014
This exhibition will cover more than 400 years of drawing practice, and include works by Van Dyck, Gainsborough, Constable, Blake, Rossetti, Spencer, Freud and Hockney. The display will trace the central role played by drawing in portraiture and landscape paintings, and a selection of contemporary works will demonstrate drawing’s continuing importance for artists.