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Major accessions to repositories in 1998 relating to Art


Birmingham City Archives

  • Luke Linnaeus Pope: volume of botanical watercolours c1825 (MS 2138)

Bristol Record Office

  • John Eagles (1783-1855), artist and author and Thomas Eagles (1746-1812), classical scholar: papers (Acc 41213)

Canterbury Cathedral Archives

  • Ervin Bossanyi, painter and ceramist: drawings for his stained glass windows in Canterbury Cathedral and register of his works c1956 (U330)

Flintshire Record Office

  • Buckley Art Society: papers rel to the 'Goya micro-signature theory' 1998 (985)

Greater Manchester County Record Office

  • George Lowe, painter: papers 20th cent (P12/)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Digswell Arts Trust: minutes and accounts c1957-80 (Acc 3393)

Isle of Wight Record Office

  • National Association of Decorative and Fine Arts Societies: record of church furnishings of Brighstone and Newchurch 1997-98 (98/72)

Joint Archive Service of the Corporation of London: Corporation of London Records Office

  • Edwin Linley Sambourne (1844-1910), artist: cartoon (ACC/N/1998/0179)

Joint Archive Service of the Corporation of London: London Metropolitan Archives

  • Artists League of Great Britain (formerly Imperial Art League): records incl minutes 20th cent (LMA/4054)

North Lanarkshire Archives

  • Monklands Art Club: records incl minutes 1948-69 (U99)

Perth and Kinross Council Archive

  • Perthshire Art Association (addnl): minutes 1985-96

Sandwell Community History and Archives Service

  • Archie Exton, Smethwick artist: drawings and cartoons c1930-70 (Acc 9854)

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust Records Office

  • Oliver Baker, artist and antiquary: corresp incl with Solomon Charles Kaines Smith, art historian (DR 968)

Southampton Archives Office

  • Southampton City Art Gallery and the National Gallery: corresp rel to potential purchases 1938-69 (SC/ART)

Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Lichfield Record Office

  • Eilidh Armour Brown, artist: papers 20th cent (D272)

Tyne and Wear Archives Service

  • Thomas Bewick (1753-1828), engraver: corresp

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Bradford

  • Cartwright Hall Art Gallery and Museum, Bradford (addnl): records c1920-50 (Acc 68D88)


British Library, Manuscript Collections

  • Duncan James Corrowr Grant (1885-1978), artist: letters to John Maynard Keynes (1883-1946), economist (Add MS 73538)

National Archives of Scotland

  • Royal Fine Art Commission for Scotland: records incl minutes 1996-97 (RF3, 6, 7)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Esther Inglis, calligrapher and miniaturist: manuscript 1606 (Acc 11624)
  • Sir Eduardo Paolozzi (b 1924), artist: papers (Acc 11652)
  • David Roberts, painter (addnl): journal and corresp 1846-64 (Acc 11635, 11672, 11694, 11697)

National Library of Wales

  • Augustus Edwin John (1878-1961), painter and etcher (addnl): corresp (NLW MS 23697B)

Tate Gallery Archive

  • Francis Bacon, painter: sketches on paper and overpainted on pages of boxing magazine c1950 (TGA 9810)
  • Nancy Balfour (1911-97), Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts: papers (TGA 9817)
  • Alexander Calder (1898-1976), painter: unrealised designs for poster for Arts Council exhibition (TGA 985)
  • Catalyst Magazine: records 1969-72 (TGA 9892)
  • Katharine Church, painter: letters from writers and artists 1938-78 (TGA 9814)
  • Sir William Menzies Coldstream, painter: papers 1945-84 (TGA 9819)
  • Isaac Charles Ginner, Edward Le Bas and John Egerton Christmas Piper, painters: letters to Basil and Frances Creighton 1943-88 (TGA 989)
  • Victor Musgrave, poet, artist and gallery owner: corresp rel to Gallery One and exhibitions curated by his wife, Monika Kinley 1941-84 (TGA 9816)
  • Michael Rothenstein (1908-93), painter and printmaker: drawings, corresp and papers (TGA 9818)
  • Joe Tilson, mixed-media artist: corresp and papers 1939-98 (TGA 9814)

Victoria & Albert Museum, Archive of Art and Design

  • Malcolm Fry, Director of the Central Institute of Art and Design: papers 1940-50 (AAD/1998/13)
  • David William Gentleman, artist and designer: papers rel to Charing Cross station murals c1978-79 (AAD/1998/7)
  • RP Gossop, commercial artist and agent: papers c1890-1950 (AAD/1998/14)
  • Society of Women Artists (addnl): records c1980-98 (AAD/1998/11)

Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library

  • Sir John Everett Millais (1829-96), painter: letters and drawings (MLS 1998/5)
  • Thomas Willement, stained glass and heraldic artist and antiquarian: account book 1841-65 (MSL 1998/4)
  • James Abbot McNeill Whistler, painter: corresp and papers rel to his expulsion from the Burlington Fine Arts Club 1867-68 (MSL/1952/1353)


Manx National Heritage Library

  • Archibald Knox, artist: letters 1919 (Acc 9954, 9972)

Royal Institute of British Architects Library

  • Bernard Bevan (1903-95): papers mainly rel to Spanish art and architecture


Birmingham University Information Services, Special Collections Department

  • Maria Edgeworth, novelist (addnl): letter to David Wilkie, painter 1819 (Acc 1998/7)
  • Joseph Gillott of Birmingham, pen manufacturer and patron of the arts: letters from artists 1843-57

Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • William Simpson, artist and war correspondent: corresp and papers 1838-89 (Add 9515)

Dundee University Archives

  • Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee: records c1920-96

Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections: Palace Green Section

  • Mr Garthwaite, amateur actor and painter: account of his experiences in amateur theatricals in Sunderland and Ryhope and as an apprentice and journeyman painter in London 1808-16 (Misc 1997/98:9)

Glasgow University Library, Special Collections Department

  • Eric Henri Kennington, artist: letters to Eric Stanford 1958-59 (MS Gen)
  • Denys Miller Sutton (1917-1991), art critic and editor of Apollo (addnl): corresp and papers (MS Sutton)
  • James Abbot McNeill Whistler (1834-1903), painter: letters and postcard (MS Whistler K47, G265 L, W1415-16, H356-57, 968)

London Metropolitan University: The Women's Library

  • Winifred Wheatley: papers rel to Bradford Girls Grammar School and to art history c1911-35 (7/WIW)

London University Library

  • Thomas Sturge Moore (1870-1944), writer and wood engraver (addnl): letters and postcards to Llewellyn Jones, ms edition of poems by Moore edited by Jones (Sturge Moore add mss)

London University: University College London (UCL) Manuscripts Room

  • Slade School of Fine Art: unpublished typescript history by Stephen Chaplin 1998 (Ms Add 400)