This title reveals a great untold story of enterprise and innovation based on the relationship between the Victoria and Albert Museum, and Elkington & Co., the renowned industrial art and design manufacturer of the 19th-century. The Birmingham-based company pioneered and patented the industrial art of electro-metallurgy to create original artworks, perfect replicas, and mass-reproduced luxury consumer goods that use electricity to 'grow' metal into shape at a molecular level.
The Museum and the Factory The V&A, Elkington and the Electrical Revolution - V&A 19Th-Century Series
Hardback (14 Dec 2018) | English
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