Janet Arnold, who died on November 2, 1998, will be honored by London's Victoria and Albert Museum with an exhibition called Patterns of Fashion: The Work of Janet Arnold. The exhibition runs from February 1 to August 22, 1999. A study is planned for April 24.
Janet Arnold was without question one of the most respected costume historians in the western world. She acted as consultant to curators throughout Europe and North America, all the while keeping up a busy teaching and lecturing