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Major accessions to repositories in 2010 relating to Art


Bristol Record Office

  • W H Bow, artist, diarist and professional pallbearer: personal diary 1893 (31416/7)
  • Research files of Douglas Merritt rel to the book 'Bristol Public Sculpture' 1990-2010 (44407)

Dorset History Centre

  • Mary Spencer Watson, sculptor: corresp, photographs and papers incl slides, photographs and printed material rel to stone-working at Purbeck and exhibitions 1930-1999 (D/MSW)

Durham County Record Office

  • Nerys Ann Johnson, artist and curator: records (7546)

Henry Moore Institute Archive

  • Brian Catling, artist and poet: records
  • Bernard Meadows, artist: papers 1930s-2000s (2010.268)
  • George Meyrick, sculptor: papers c1974-2003
  • Holbeck Triangle Trust, arts charity: papers 1980s (2010.135)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Mid-Pennine Arts: project files and other records c1950-2008 (DDX 2786)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Sir Alfred James Munnings, painter: letters to John James Nurse 1915-23 (MC 2719)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Victoria Rouse, life model: accounts of experiences as a life model in educational establishments in Nottingham and Derby incl photographs 1960-2010 (7794)

Oldham Local Studies & Archives

  • John Houghton Hague, artist: diary and papers 1877-1934 (M133)

Rotherham Archives and Local Studies

  • Rotherham Society of Artists: minutes, financial statements, corresp and membership lists 1994-2004 (561-G)

Surrey History Centre

  • Marguerite Howarth, artist: paintings and drawings of Surrey locations c1955-79 (8658)
  • Edward Wilkins Waite, artist: records incl sketch books, record books, photographs, movement book and later research files on his life and work c1870-2009 (8752)

Tameside Local Studies and Archives

  • Egerton Park Arts College: records 20th cent (ESR59)

Tyne and Wear Archives

  • Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne: corresp and papers 1985-1996 (G.NEM)
  • North East Coast Art Club: minutes 1938-1949 (SX138)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Calderdale

  • William Holt, author, artist and traveller: corresp, sympathy letters, tracings c1933-1984 (HO:189)

Wolverhampton Archives and Local Studies

  • Wolverhampton Borough Council: records incl minute books, papers rel to Newhampton Arts Centre Project, planning department and Molineux Hotel restoration project 1997-2010

Worcestershire Record Office, County Hall Branch

  • Worcestershire Guild of Designer Craftsmen: records of meetings, photographs, newscuttings 1952-2008 (BA15134)


Jersey Archive

  • Edmund Blampied, artist: corresp with A A H Downer and related papers re art exhibitions 1959 (JA/1692)
  • Jersey Arts Trust: minutes, reports, corresp and papers 1993-2009 (JA/1739)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Alec Finlay, artist, poet and publisher: papers of Studio Alec Finlay 2008-2009 (Acc.13159)

National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services

  • Augustus Edwin John, painter and etcher and Dorelia John, painter: letters to Mavis and Tristan de Vere Cole 1934-68 (NLW MS 24007, NLW MS 24008, NLW MS 24009)

Tate Gallery Archive

  • Ronald Edgar Alley, art historian and Keeper of Modern collections, Tate Gallery: papers rel to personal and professional life c1950-1999 (TGA 20107)
  • Conrad Atkinson, artist: research papers rel to 'Northern Ireland 1968 - May Day 1975' works; papers rel to 'Asbestos' works and records rel to Artists' Union c1960-1979 (TGA 201020)
  • Felicia Browne, artist: corresp, drawings and designs, sketchbooks and press cuttings c1920-1936 (TGA 201023)
  • Keith Clements, artist, teacher and writer: research papers rel to Henry Lamb, artist (1883-1960) c1977-1983 (TGA 20109)
  • Anton Ehrenzweig, lecturer and writer, art education: papers rel to personal and professional life 1908-1966 (TGA 201010)
  • Michael Gibbs, illustrator and critic: papers incl corresp, artworks and publications c1971-1972 (TGA 20105)
  • Stanley William Hayter, painter and print maker: stock and sales book of 'Atelier 17' studio, with personal papers and related items c1950-1988 (TGA 200510)
  • Roger Hilton, artist: early works c1913-1927 (TGA 201016)
  • Klaus Hinrichsen, art historian, businessman, wartime internee: papers incl photographs and printed items rel to Hutchinson camp university, migr artists and internment on the Isle of Man, World War Two c1940-2000 (TGA 20052)
  • Stanley Jones, artist: papers incl notebooks, corresp with other artists and photographs c1950-1969 (TGA 20103)
  • Michael Kidner, painter: personal papers c1950-2009 (TGA201019)
  • Gemma Levine, photographer: black and white photographs(12,000) rel to Henry Moore; photographs (19,000) rel to artists and art world; related documents and recorded interviews c1970-1999 (TGA 201012)
  • Frank Martin, artist and illustrator: personal papers c1930-2004 (TGA201014)
  • Norman Reid, painter, arts administrator, director of Tate Gallery: corresp rel to Naum Gabo, Barbara Hepworth and Ben Nicholson 1976-2005 (TGA 20104)
  • Karl Weschke, painter: personal papers c1950-2004 (TGA 201013)
  • BLOCK art periodical: records rel to art periodical 1979-1989 (TGA 201021)
  • Audio Arts, audio cassette-magazine: records incl account books, working files, Artists' Placement Group project, artwork, magazines, catalogues, photographs and press cuttings rel to Audio Arts cassette-magazine c1973-1989 (TGA 200414)

Victoria & Albert Museum, Archive of Art and Design

  • Klaus Freideberger, graphic designer and artist: papers incl designs, corresp and photographs c1946-2003 (AAD/2010/4)
  • Richard Talbott Guyatt, professor of graphic arts and designer: papers incl designs, corresp and photographs c1937-2000 (AAD/2010/3)


Royal Institute of British Architects

  • William Walcot, architect, artist and etcher: oil sketches, watercolours and etchings incl perspective for Edward Lutyens' design for Trafalgar Square fountains c1902-1939 (2010.1 and 2010.6)

Seven Stories, the Centre for Children's Books

  • Jill Barton, author and illustrator: artwork incl preparatory work and finished illustrations (JB)
  • Sarah Garland, author and illustrator: original artwork, incl preparatory material and finished illustrations c1980-1992 (SG)

Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library

  • Pauline Plummer, painting conservator and restorer: papers rel to work on the tomb of Edmund 'Crouchback', Earl of Lancaster in Westminster Abbey, with students, following fire in 1969 1971-1974 (Z/5)


Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • George Kennethson, sculptor: letters (80) to Hans Joerg Modlmayr and Hildegard Modlmayr-Heimath 20th cent (MS Add.9864)

Glasgow University Library, Special Collections Department

  • Harold James Lean Wright, art historian: volume of press cuttings and related material rel to artists incl Whistler and Sickert and their works 1903-55 (MS Gen 579)

Liverpool John Moores University

  • Jeff Addison Nuttall, artist and author: corresp and publications 1963-71

London University: Goldsmiths College

  • Subversive Stitch Exhibition: corresp and records 1988 (MAKE/AR/E/003)

Manchester University: John Rylands Library

  • Sir William Newzam Prior Nicholson, painter and wood engraver: letters (67) to the collector Thomas Walter Bacon (transferred from the Whitworth Art Gallery) 1905-1941 (2010/012)
  • Jeff Addison Nuttall, artist and author: papers 1960-1969 (2010/005)
  • Red Rose Guild and Society of Wood Engravers: minutes and corresp with Director, Whitworth Art Gallery 1920-1969 (2010/11)
  • Photographs and papers of Kenneth Lawson rel to Mitzi Solomon Cunliffe (1918-2006) sculptress 1970-1979 (2010/022)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts

  • Alfred Edmeades Bestall, author and illustrator: drawings, paintings and lithographs
  • Trevor Thomas Phillips, painter, designer, writer: additional corresp by subject

Reading University Library: Special Collections

  • Nan Youngman, artist: letters and poems to Martin and Cecil Robertson 1961-94 (MS5413)

Sussex University Library Special Collections

  • Diana Gardner, artist and writer: papers, books and artworks 1934-97 (SxMs 105)