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Major accessions to repositories in 2001 relating to Art


Bedfordshire and Luton Archives and Record Service

  • National Association of Decorative and Fine Arts Societies: record of furnishings in Sutton parish church 2001 (Z837/7)

Berkshire Record Office

  • Reading Guild of Artists: records 1930-2000 (D/EX 1656)

Carmarthenshire Archive Service

  • Dyfed College of Art: minutes 1972-85 (CAC/ED)

City of Westminster Archives Centre

  • Maurice Bradshaw: papers incl some rel to the Federation of British Artists and associated art societies 1831-1991 (Acc 2244)

Cumbria Record Office and Local Studies Library, Barrow

  • National Association of Painters, Barrow Branch: records 1947-59 (BDSO/99)

Cumbria Record Office, Carlisle Headquarters

  • Paul Greville Hudson, artist, Carlisle: papers 1902-60 (DX 1659)

Liverpool Record Office

  • William Stubbs (1830-66), artist, architect, surveyor and City Engineer, Liverpool: album of sketches, engravings, photographs and ephemera rel to Liverpool (Acc. 5448)

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

  • Royal Fine Arts Commission: London case files 1985-99 (B01/005)

Manchester Archives and Local Studies

  • Manchester Art Museum: committee minutes 1877-87 (M674/)

North Lanarkshire Archives

  • Coatbridge Art Guild: records c1965-95

Oxfordshire Record Office

  • Royal Fine Art Commission: files (20) rel to Oxford Colleges (4802)

Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre

  • John Ballantyne (1815-97), portrait and genre painter: MS memoirs 'Sketch of the life of a painter' and 'The artists I have met' (SBA/144)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • Haste Gallery and East Anglian Art Shop Ltd, Ipswich: records 1895-2000 (HC 468)

Suffolk Record Office, Lowestoft Branch

  • Jane Worship, amateur artist, Great Yarmouth: drawings 1839-45 (Acc 1409)

Tameside Archive Service

  • Friends of Tameside Museums and Galleries: accounts, membership records, ledger, corresp and other records 20th cent (Acc2966, Acc2992)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Pallant House Gallery, Chichester: records 1980-96 (Acc 12508)

Wiltshire and Swindon Record Office

  • Salisbury Group of Artists: minutes and papers 1952-2001 (3259)

Wirral Archives

  • Heswall and District Arts Association: records c1968-98 (Acc. 1506)
  • Hoylake and District Arts Association: minutes and newsletters 1973-87 (Acc. 1507)


British Library, Manuscript Collections

  • George Cruikshank (1792-1878), artist and caricaturist: papers of and rel to 1840-94 (Add MS 78156)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • David Roberts, painter (addnl): 12 drawings for his projected 'The Antiquities of Scotland' 1831 (Acc 11990)

National Library of Wales

  • Michael de Courcy Fraser Holroyd (b 1935), writer: corresp and research papers rel to Augustus John (Michael Holroyd (Augustus John) Papers)
  • Augustus Edwin John (1878-1961), painter and etcher (addnl): appointment diaries and corresp (NLW MSS 23850-2, 23853-6)
  • Gwen John (1876-1939), painter (addnl): corresp (NLW MSS 23850-2)
  • Thomas Jones (1743-1803), landscape painter: memoirs and accounts (NLW MSS 23811E-12D)

Natural History Museum

  • Commander Alfred Marcus Hughes, ornithologist: original art work for Smythies 'Birds of Borneo' 1955-59 (Tring Ornithological Library)
  • Sedelmeyer: watercolours (70) of plants painted for Prof von Jacquin c1780 (Botany Library)
  • Herbert Stevens: bird drawing collection (Tring Ornithological Library)

Tate Gallery Archive

  • Julian Phelps Allan (1892-1996), sculptor: biographical material and photographs of her work (TGA 2001/4)
  • Ian Breakwell, artist: manuscript texts, photographs etc 1976-78 (TGA 2001/8)
  • Phelan Gibb, painter: corresp and photographs c1911-49 (TGA 2001/10)
  • Paul Neagu (b 1983), sculptor: personal papers incl corresp, diaries, illustrated notebooks, press cuttings etc 1947-96 (TGA 2001/9)
  • Jean Spencer (1942-1998), artist: personal papers incl corresp, notes,files and press cuttings (TGA 2001/7)
  • Peter Startup, sculptor: sketchbook and drawings (21) c1950-69 (TGA 2001/3)
  • Carel Weight, painter: personal papers incl corresp, drafts of articles and papers of his wife Helen Roeder c1950-99 (TGA 2001/14)
  • John Wells (1907-2000), painter: personal papers incl corresp, diaries and writings (TGA 2001/6)
  • Art Monthly periodical: records incl editors corresp, article and letters for publication c1970-2001 (TGA 2001/13)
  • Artists Union: papers incl agendas, minutes and newsletters (TGA 2001/16)
  • Cambridge Dark Room Photographic Gallery: papers 1984-94 (TGA 2001/5)

Victoria & Albert Museum, Archive of Art and Design

  • John Vere Brown, painter, writer and photographer: papers c1960-2000 (ADD/2001/3)
  • Francis Johnston, needlework pattern designer: papers c1904-62 (AAD/2001/1)
  • Rupert Lee, artist: papers c1880-2001 (ADD/2001/11)
  • Arts Council of Great Britain (addnl): records c1980-84 (ACGB)
  • Society of Women Artists (addnl): records 1986-2001 (ADD/2001/8)

Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library

  • Eyre Crowe (1824-1910), artist, and Sir Joseph Archer Crowe (1825-1896), journalist and art critic: corresp and sketches (204 items) (MSL/2001/4)
  • Edward John Gregory (1850-1909), painter: corresp (9 items) rel to designs for a cabinet for the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours (MSL/2001/1)
  • Louise Jopling, artist: MS exhibition catalogue of paintings at the Lyceum Club 1906 (MSL/2001/3)
  • Vera Law, calligrapher: manuscripts and illustrations (17 items) (MSL/2001/7)
  • Jan van der Wateren, chief librarian of the National Art Library: corresp with various book artists 1988-2000 (MSL/2001/5)


Trinity College Dublin

  • Harry Clarke Stained Glass Studios, Dublin (addnl): records (TCD MS 11142)