London Museums, England
Achilles gets a protective bath in the River Styx in the Victoria and Albert, one of the best London Museums, a marble creation by Thomas Banks in 1790. The mother, Thetis, is modelled on the client’s wife and Achilles on their new son.
Top five London Museums
The bugcrew like the V&A best, partly because we like shiny weird stuff but also because both the British Museum and Natural History Museum get very busy in the summertime but the Victoria & Albert doesn’t. It’s a hidden gem, literally, it’s stuffed with gems! See the selection below…