Major Winnie-the-Pooh opens at the V&A next month

Winnie-the-Pooh - Tigger

Ernest H Shepard’s coloured crayon drawing titled ‘Tiggers Don’t Like Honey’

Get ready for the UK’s largest ever exhibition on Winnie-the-Pooh, for ages two to one hundred and two.

A multi-sensory and playful exhibition, Winnie-the-Pooh: Exploring A Classic will explore the magical world of the charismatic bear, star of the most popular children’s book of all time.

Around 230 works from the 1920s to the present day will be on show, including original illustrations, manuscripts, proofs and early editions, letters, photographs, cartoons, ceramics and fashion, all featuring the much-loved character and his friends.

• Winnie-the-Pooh: Exploring A Classic opens Saturday 9 December at the Victoria & Albert Museum, London | Full details here on the V&A web site

With thanks to Richard Sheaf

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