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Major accessions to repositories in 2012 relating to Art


History of Advertising Trust Archive

  • David Harrison, art director: artwork, adverts and TV commercial show-reels c1950-90 (HAT2012/1)
  • Egon Rosenberg, point-of-sale designer and consultant: artwork, designs and artefacts c1950-89 (HAT21/550)
  • Alan Granville Waldie, art director: papers rel to his work for several London advertising agencies, but mainly Collette Dickenson Pearce c1980-1999 (HAT2012/52)


Cambridgeshire Archives

  • Commissions East, visual arts development agency, Ely: records, incl board minutes, business plans, reports, project briefs, images, publications, publicity albums and Eastern Arts Public Art Consultancy minutes 1991-2012 (R112/071)

Carmarthenshire Archive Service

  • John Burningham, author and illustrator: preparatory and finished artwork for his "Little Books" picture books c1970-1979 (JBu)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Peter Good, artist: original artwork and corresp 1958-2009 (D7215)
  • National Association of Decorative and Fine Arts Societies, Cavendish Society: furnishing reports on Derbyshire churches incl Bakewell, Baslow, Burbage, Darley Dale, Eyam, Hope and Youlgreave 1988-2012 (D3440)

Dorset History Centre

  • Mary Spencer Watson, sculptor: additional photographs and papers 1930-1999 (D/MSW)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Raymond Watkinson, art teacher, historian, socialist and secretary of the William Morris Society: papers c1930-2003 (ACC 11432)

Essex Record Office

  • Hutton Floral Art Club: minutes, scrapbooks and papers 1973-2011 (A13387, A13392, A13496)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Alfred Thornton, landscape painter: notebook 1887-1921 (D12727)

Henry Moore Institute Archive

  • Sir Alfred Gilbert, sculptor: archival items incl papers of Alfred George Stevens 1817-1935 (GB 1468 2012.150)
  • Keir Smith, sculptor: sketchbooks, presentation folders, photographs, corresp and research materials 1968-2008 (GB 1468 2012.027)
  • Darrell Viner, computer artist: portfolio of computer drawings c 1975 (GB 1468 2012.114)

Lambeth Archives Department

  • Brixton Art Gallery: papers, posters and ephemera 1980-2012 (2012/21)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Victor Charles Ames, artist and designer: natural history notes and related letters, recording observations on shooting, ornithology and meteorology 1888-1922 (MC 2828)
  • John Sell Cotman, landscape painter: letters to Dawson Turner 1806-1851 (ACC 2012/73)
  • Samuel Gurney Cresswell, captain RN: 'Sketches in the Arctic Regions (an album of drawings, mainly of naval expeditions and campaigns, and of arctic exploration expeditions in which he was involved) and corresp with his parents 1842-1867 (ACC 2012/248)
  • Lydia Martin, artist: images and sound recordings collected as part of exhibition 'Another Voice that Speaks' 2012 (AUD 75)
  • Dawson Turner, banker, botanist, art collector and antiquary: corresp and papers 1709-1852 (ACC 2012/73)

Northumberland Archives

  • Percy Forster, artist, Northumberland: records 1822-1852 (NRO 09663)
  • Ashington Art Group: reports, photographs and other papers c 1940-2006 (NRO 09566)

Surrey History Centre

  • Albums of watercolours of all Church of England churches and chapels within the ancient county of Surrey c1830-59 (9043)

Teesside Archives

  • Village Arts, East Cleveland: papers, photographs and art works 1981-2012 (Acc 7143)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Claude Grahame Muncaster, artist, writer and broadcaster: papers 20th cent (Acc 16806)


British Film Institute, Special Collections

  • Reginald Daniel Herbert Reeve, illustrator and designer: records incl artwork, corresp and cuttings c1950-1959

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Kenna Crawford, artist: letters from George Mackay Brown and literary papers 1986-94 (Acc.13344)
  • William Crosbie, artist: papers 1933-72 (Acc.13367)

National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services

  • Peggy Eileen Arabella Whistler, novelist, poet and artist: corresp, notebooks and other papers rel to her and her family (ex 2790 i & ii)

Tate Gallery Archive

  • Prunella Clough, artist: diary and photographs c1920-1947 (TGA 201215)
  • Edna Ginesi, artist: personal papers of Edna Ginesi and Raymond Coxon c1920-1999 (TGA 20122)
  • Josef Herman, painter: personal papers 1948-2000
  • Milena Kalinovska, curator, contemporary art: personal papers rel to art gallery at Riverside Studios 1982-1986 (TGA 201216)
  • Marie-Louise von Motesciszky, artist: personal papers c1920-1999 (TGA 20129)
  • Peter Nahum, art dealer, London: business records of Peter Nahum and The Leicester Galleries Ltd c1980-2012 (TGA 201210)
  • Robert Sielle, framemaker, fine art: personal papers C1930-1979 (TGA 20124)
  • Peter Snow, artist and theatre designer: personal papers c1950-1999 (TGA 20123)
  • Bryan Wynter, artist: letters to his family 1945-1975 (TGA 201214)
  • Bigos, Anglo-Polish artists' group: administrative papers 1986-1998 (TGA 201212)
  • Brixton Artists Collective: records of the Brixton Artists Collective and the Brixton Calling! Project 1983-2011 (TGA 201211)

V&A Department of Theatre and Performance (formerly) Theatre Museum Archive

  • Ali Pretty, carnival artist, walking artist: designs and contextual papers from Kinetika carnival design company 2007-2012 (THM/426)


Bishopsgate Institute

  • Tony Hall, graphic designer, political cartoonist and illustrator: papers, artwork and photographs c1980-2000 (HALL)

Mills Archive

  • Karl Salsbury Wood, artist: pen and ink sketches of windmills c 1930-1950 (WOOD)

Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art

  • Malcolm Baker, Professor of the History of Art and museum curator: research notes, corresp and images rel to publications c1970-2004 (MB)
  • John Oliver Pearce Edgcumbe, haematologist and scholar in 18th century art and literature: research notes, corresp, and papers rel to The letters of Sir Joshua Reynolds(2000) c1980-2000 (JEd)
  • Judy Egerton, art historian and museum curator: records incl research notes, corresp, images and papers rel to career c1970-2007 (JE)
  • John Anderson Stuart Ingamells, art historian and museum director: research papers and annotated catalogues rel to artists Philip Mercier (c.1689-1760) and Andrea Soldi (1703-1771) with a brief oral history c1960-2010 (JSI)
  • Hunting plc, London: records incl corresp, minutes, images rel to Hunting Art Prize c1980-2005 (HAP)

Seven Stories, the Centre for Children's Books

  • Helen Craig, illustrator: original artwork for various "Angelina Ballerina" titles 1982-1993 (HCr)
  • George Him, illustrator: original artwork rel to 'The Giant Alexander' picture book series by Frank Herrmann c1964-1971 (FH/04)
  • Faith Heather Jaques, children's book illustrator and artist: original pen and ink line drawings for Leon Garfield's 'Apprentices' series c1977 (FJ/02/03/01)

Wellcome Library

  • Michele Angelo Petrone, artist: papers incl early artwork and school reports, sketchbooks and notebooks, papers rel to several exhibitions and workshops, photographs of artwork, exhibitions, and workshops and personal corresp with other cancer patients sharing their experiences 1971-2010 (PP/MAP)


Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Violet Rutter, artist and dramatist: literary MS, personal papers and photographs c1900-1983 (MS Add. 9982)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • Peter Haining, mixed media artist: additional corresp and papers 2006-12 (2012/481, 495)
  • Dundee Art Society: records 1890-2005 (2012/486, 523)

Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections

  • William Stewart Watson, painter: volume of pen and ink sketches whilst on tour in Rome 1840 (Coll-1432)

Glasgow University Library, Special Collections Department

  • Louise Annand, artist, educator and filmmaker: corresp, subject files and photographs 1930-2000 (MS Gen)

Manchester University: University of Manchester Library

  • Whitworth Art Gallery: minutes, corresp, reports and financial records (WAG)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts

  • James Cawthorn, artist and illustrator: corresp and papers incl letters from Michael Moorcock c1950-2008 (6767)

University of Birmingham: Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections

  • Henry Radcliffe Crocker, dermatologist: medical drawings in watercolour c1880 (MS858)

University of Bristol: Theatre Collection

  • Yolanda Sonnabend, theatre designer, artist: design papers (2012/0063)