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Musical instrument collection closure – Victoria & Albert Museum

Victoria & Albert Museum: musical instrument collection closure

Photos taken, in bad light through dusty display cabinets, at Gallery 40a of the Victoria & Albert Museum in London on 21st February 2010. The collection of musical instruments closed the following day, to be replaced by a fashion display. The instruments were placed in storage or distributed to other galleries.

Victoria & Albert Museum: musical instrument collection closure

Victoria & Albert Museum: musical instrument collection closure

Victoria & Albert Museum: musical instrument collection closure

Victoria & Albert Museum: musical instrument collection closure

Victoria & Albert Museum: musical instrument collection closure

Victoria & Albert Museum: musical instrument collection closure

Victoria & Albert Museum: musical instrument collection closure