Corinne Julius

India's Maharajahs: The best of both worlds

India’s rulers demonstrated what power they had by adopting the crafts of their conquerors – first the Mughals, then the British. Corinne Julius looks at the background to a new exhibition of dazzling artefacts

The Jewel of History

Corinne Julius visits a new gallery of jewels at the V&A to see what sparkle they add to our understanding of history.