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Major accessions to repositories in 2014 relating to Art


History of Advertising Trust Archive

  • John Clifford (fl 1970-1999), art director: papers incl press advertising proofs, show reel of television commercials and related editorial files c1970-1999 (HAT21/554)


Birmingham: Archives, Heritage and Photography Service

  • Friction Arts, Birmingham: oral history interviews from the Echoes Heritage Project 2013 (MS 4717)

Bristol Record Office

  • Artspace, later Spike Island Artspace Ltd, artists' collective, Bristol: administrative papers, finance and staff records, plans and building records, publicity and exhibition material 1973-2006 (45338)
  • Multi A Ltd, educational arts agency, Bristol: minutes and reports to trustees 1998-2007 (45369)
  • Picture This, contemporary artists film and video agency, Bristol: minutes, corresp and papers 1991-2005 (45344)

Cambridgeshire Archives

  • Prospection Arts Project, Cambridge: papers 2014 (R114/079)

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Pownoll William Phipps (1882-1903), rector of Chalfont St Giles, artist: records incl manuscript autobiography, with albums of watercolours 1882-1903 (AR 111/2014)

City of Westminster Archives Centre

  • Modus Operandi Art Consultants Ltd, London: project files rel to public art projects in the City of Westminster 2000-2012 (Acc 2805)

Cornwall Record Office

  • Denis Mitchell (b 1912), sculptor, painter and craftsman: personal and working papers 20th cent (X1379)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Kendal

  • Josefina Alys Hermes De Vasconcellos (1904-2005), sculptor: sketches and photographs of work, poems, plays, music, corresp, books and catalogues of work 1900-2005 (WDVAS)
  • South Lakeland Decorative and Fine Arts Society: records incl minutes, photograph albums and church recording papers 1988-2007 (WDSO 388)
  • Westmorland Arts Trust: records incl minutes and photographs 1979-2012 (WDEC 14)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Alfred Octavius Hemming (1843-1907), stained glass designer: research papers rel to AO Hemming, who designed artwork and stained glass windows at St Mary's Church, Cromford c1985-2003 (D7751)

Dorset History Centre

  • Mary Spencer Watson (1913-2006), sculptor: diaries, photographs and family papers 1914-1982 (D2566)
  • Leslie Magnus Austin, architect, Dorchester: images (26) of Poole Municipal Buildings, showing art deco architecture in Poole 1920-1929 (D/MAD)
  • Weymouth Arts Centre: additional papers 1950-2012 (D1979)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Marjorie Louise Davies (1906-2007), artist and illustrator: papers 1920-2011 (Acc 11882)
  • Lilian Swanwick (1880-1942), artist: papers rel to her brother Harry Heatley 1938-2014 (Acc 11970)
  • Fiveways Artists' Group, Brighton: papers 1972-2012 (Acc 11802)

Glamorgan Archives

  • Vale of Glamorgan Artists: minutes and corresp 1997-2010 (D1191)

Glasgow City Archives

  • T & R Annan & Sons Ltd, photographers and fine art dealers, Glasgow: records c1940-1980 (TD1909)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Cheltenham Group of Artists: records, incl minutes, accounts, corresp, and membership subscriptions c1924-2009 (D13630)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Winchester Art Club: additional minutes and papers 1978-2008 (151M88W)
  • Words of the Streets, graffiti project, Winchester: photographs and papers 2010-2011 (45A14)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Hertfordshire County Council, Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies: 'Threads of Time 1' project records incl digital images of the artwork produced, visitor book, artwork captions, exhibition catalogue and press material 2013-2014 (Off Acc 1825)

Highland Archives: Caithness Archive Centre

  • David Ralston Morrison (1941-2012), poet, painter, editor and librarian: papers, photographs and memorabilia of David Morrison and the Pulteney Press c1970-2012 (P404)

Lancashire Archives

  • PRESCAP, community arts company, Preston: records incl project files and minutes c1980-2012 (DDX 2901)
  • Preston Arts Society: records incl membership cards, details of exhibitors at annual art exhibition, scrapbooks, minutes, corresp files, with minutes rel to Preston Arts Association 1961-2011 (DDX 3027)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Vice family of Leicester and Blaby: diaries, corresp, artworks and postcards, incl artwork of Dorothy Vice, student of Leicester College of Art 19th-20th cent (DE8839)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Robin McGhie (1922-2012), artist, designer and calligrapher: drawings and plans of artefacts and murals, designed for churches 20th cent (ACC 6686)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Zeroeast Art Studios, Norwich: administrative, funding and artist records c1990-2010 (ACC 2014/109)

Oldham Local Studies & Archives

  • Gallery Oldham: artists files incl corresp with gallery c1860-1950 (2014/60)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • Robert Oscar Lenkiewicz (1941-2002), artist: project and private notebooks, diaries and papers 1974-2000 (4050)

Sheffield City Archives

  • Gatty family of Ecclesfield: family papers with watercolours 19th-20th cent (2014/59)
  • Wildcat Cards, feminist art collective of Sheffield: original artwork, greetings cards, posters, photographs and corresp, with administrative and financial papers 1988-1994 (2014/13)

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

  • Lichfield International Arts Festival: additional files and programmes 1995-2010 (D572)

Stockport Archive Service

  • Stockport Art Gallery: exhibition papers and posters late 20th cent (D2128)

Wandsworth Heritage Service

  • Battersea Arts Centre: papers concerning details of performances, education and outreach activities and collaborative work with artists, with board minutes and programmes 1950-2013 (BAC)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Graylingwell Hospital, Chichester: records incl planning documents, patient artwork, corresp, photographs and slides, plans, files, auction catalogue and research notes, incl digital copies of photographs of Graylingwell as a war hospital during the First World War c1890-2014 (various)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Trevor Stubley (1932-2010), artist: exhibition files, corresp, accounts, photographs and papers 1946-2004 (WYK1204)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield

  • Papers and photographs rel to the steering committee for the new art gallery in Wakefield 1998-2011 (WYW1823)


British Film Institute, Special Collections

  • Harold Jackson Whitaker (1920-2013), animator: papers c1940-2009
  • Arts Council England: records rel to Arts Council films incl production papers, stills, publicity cards and other publicity material, distribution papers, film festival papers, administrative papers and scripts c1963-2012 (ACE)

English Heritage Archive

  • Graham Cooper (fl 1960-2014), founder of Art and Architecture: colour photographic slides taken by Cooper and Doug Sargent depicting mainly community murals 1976-1985 (AAA02)

National Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum

  • Unbound volume of illustrations of contemporary fashion entitled 'La mode de nôtre temps' by sisters Jane and Lucy Fouché, with two photographs 1892-1898 (MSL/2014/3)

National Gallery Research Centre

  • Thomas Agnew & Sons Ltd, art dealers, London: records incl stockbooks, daybooks, diaries, accounts ledgers, minutes, valuation books, cuttings and corresp c1840-1983 (NGA27)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Lucinda Louise Mackay (b 1941), artist: corresp, sketchbooks and albums 1965-2012 (Acc.13504)

National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services

  • Papers of Rev R M Verity, Vicar of St Mary the Virgin, Fordingbridge, rel mainly to the funeral of Augustus John and unveiling of his memorial, incl letters from the John family 1954-1975 (NLW ex 2890)

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

  • Sir John Lavery (1856-1941), painter: scrapbook and associated papers containing corresp and newspaper cuttings rel to the triptych 'The Madonna of the Lakes' 1917-1936 (D4572, T3943)

Tate Gallery Archive

  • Roger Berthoud (1934-2013), journalist and author: research material rel to the artist Graham Sutherland 1979-1981 (TGA 9011)
  • Leslie Bruce Coleman (1945-2013), artist, sculptor and author: papers incl documentation of projects and publications, personal papers, artworks, printed material and photographs c1960-2010 (TGA 20144)
  • Michael Compton (1927-2013), curator: additional papers rel to art historical, curatorial and advisory activities c1960-1999 (TGA 200820)
  • Alan Davie (1920-2014), artist: corresp from Alan Davie and his wife Bili to Yvonne Robinson, arts administrator 1984-2001 (TGA 201115)
  • Anthony Hill (b 1930), artist: corresp 1952-1986 (TGA 20102)
  • Peter Kennard (b 1949), photomontage artist: papers rel to artworks by Kennard in the Tate collection c1974-2013 (TGA 20145)
  • Morris Kestelman (1905-1998), artist: papers incl diaries, source material, artworks, corresp, files rel to the Artists International Association and the International Association of Plastic Arts (IAPA), printed material and photographs c1930-1999 (TGA 20143)
  • Ronald Moody (1900-1984), sculptor and poet: additional papers and research material compiled by Cynthia Moody c1920-2009 (TGA 201410)
  • Sir Eduardo Paolozzi (1924-2005), artist: source folders compiled by Paolozzi and given to the art historian Robin Spencer c1970-2009 (TGA 201411)
  • Sir Norman Robert Reid (1915-2007), painter and arts administrator: additional papers c1970-1999 (TGA 20104)
  • John Stoller (fl 1973-1975), art dealer and gallerist: corresp with the writer and artist Ian Hamilton Finlay, and photographs of Stonypath 1973-1975 (TGA 201414)
  • Nicholas Tresilian (b 1938), art historian and writer: corresp with the artist John Latham and associated papers c1980-1989 (TGA 201412)
  • Gerald William Clifford Wilde (1905-1986), artist: additional papers incl corresp, source material, printed ephemera and catalogues 1938-1986 (TGA 20142)
  • Nigel Greenwood Gallery, London: records c1969-1999 (TGA 20148)
  • International Association of Art Critics, UK National Section: records 1989-2010 (TGA 200514)
  • Musgrave Kinley Outsider Art Collection Trust: additional records c1990-2010 (TGA 200327)
  • National Art Collections Fund: additional records 1909-2013 (TGA 9328)
  • Sunderland Arts Centre: records rel to the exhibition 'Structure and Function in Time' 1973 (TGA 20147)

Victoria & Albert Museum, Archive of Art and Design

  • Alfred Ernest Walter George Aris (1882-1963), author and illustrator: scrapbooks, photographs, illustrations plates and proofs, portraits, book and other illustrations 1913-1944 (AAD/2014/11)
  • Erik Blegvad (1923-2014), illustrator: illustrations and designs for books, with American magazines and calendars, sketchbooks, corresp, photographs, proofs of illustrations and dummy books 1923-2014 (AAD/2014/16)
  • Alec Cobbe (b 1945), artist and designer: posters, designs for historic interiors, invitation cards, menus and programmes c1981-2010 (AAD/2014/3)
  • John Starkie Gardner (1844-1930), metalworker: papers, incl drawings and rubbings of historical ironwork, designs and other documents rel to commission for gates at Palace of Holyroodhouse c1880-1920 (AAD/2014/8)
  • Hans Schleger (1898-1976), exhibition, corporate and graphic designer: papers with designs incl prototype whiskey bottle designed by Schleger for William Grant & Sons c1900-2000 (AAD/2014/10)
  • Pat Schleger (b 1928), graphic designer: papers rel to design commissions 1977-1996 (AAD/2014/9)
  • Oriental Ceramic Society: records incl minutes, accounts and financial records, with papers of treasurers, presidents and members, corresp, transcripts of lectures and exhibition papers 1921-2005 (AAD/2014/2)

Wallace Collection

  • Gaugain family, painters and engravers, London: corresp between members of the Gaugain family rel to family life and the London art market 1813-1836 (GAUG/)
  • Geoffrey de Bellaigue (1931-2013), decorative arts scholar, former director of the Royal Collection: research notes and photographs on Sèvres porcelain c1752-2010 (BELL/)
  • Claude Blair (1922-2010), arms and armour scholar, curator: corresp, photographs, slides, drafts of publications and articles c1886-2010 (BLAIR/)
  • Frank Herrmann (b 1927), author, former director of Sotheby's: papers rel to the research and publication of 'The English as Collectors' and 'Sotheby's: Portrait of an Auction House' c1917-2013 (HERM/)
  • Rosalind Lowe (fl 2003), author: research papers for a biography of Sir Samuel Rush Meyrick, incl copies of letters received and written by Meyrick and information on Goodrich Court 1800-2003 (LOWE/)
  • Sir Samuel Rush Meyrick (1783-1848), antiquary: corresp, sketch books and sales catalogues rel to Meyrick's arms and armour collection, his research and his home at Goodrich Court c1821-1950 (MEYR/)
  • Anthony North (1942-2012), arms and armour scholar: research papers c1970-2012 (NORTH/)
  • Alfred Émilien O'Hara (1811-1892), Comte de Nieuwerkerke and collector: personal papers and papers rel to his work as Surintendant des Beaux-Arts and publicly commissioned sculptures 1626-1893 (NIEU/)
  • Hans Ottomeyer (b 1946), scholar of bronze: research papers rel to French gilt bronze c1980-1989 (OTTO/)
  • Clive Wainwright (1942-1999), scholar, connoisseur, author, museum curator and antiquary: research papers on arms and armour, and on Sir Samuel Rush Meyrick c1945-1991 (WAIN/)
  • Papers of the Seymour-Conway family, Marquesses of Hertford, and the Wallace family, art collectors: corresp, inventories, legal documents, press cuttings, prints and photographs c1800-2000 (HWF/)


Bishopsgate Institute

  • Moyra Peralta (fl 1973-1998), photographer: photographic archive 1973-1998 (PERALTA)

Museum of Science and Industry

  • Jean Elizabeth Gregson (fl 1924-1937), textile design artist: notebooks, samples and other course work from Gregson's studies, principally at the Manchester School of Art 1924-1937 (2014-3008)

Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art

  • Evelyn Newby (b 1931), photographic archivist, writer and art historian: research material created and compiled on William Hoare (1707-1792), incl images, corresp, notes and copies of published material c1980-2009 (EN)

Seven Stories, the Centre for Children's Books

  • Enid Mary Blyton (1897-1968), writer: manuscripts, typescripts and artwork rel to Blyton's 'Noddy', incl typescripts (2) with artwork by illustrators Harmsen van der Beek and Peter Wienk 1954-1959 (EB, HVB, PW)
  • Helen Craig (b 1934), illustrator: additional artwork for the Angelina Ballerina books, incl for 'Angelina's Cinderella' and 'Angelina's Big City Ballet' c2010-2014 (HCr)
  • Susan Einzig (1922-2009), illustrator: pen and ink illustrations (6) for 'Tom's Midnight Garden' by Philippa Pearce c1958 (SE)
  • Chris Haughton (fl 2007-2014), illustrator: preparatory material incl rough artwork, notes and digital files for three books: 'A Bit Lost', 'Oh no, George!' and 'Shh! We have a plan' c2007-2014 (CHa)
  • Harold Jones (1904-1992), illustrator: additional illustrations in pen, ink and watercolour for 'Lavender's Blue', a volume of nursery rhymes compiled by Kathleen Lines c1954 (HJ)
  • Mary Rayner (b 1933), author and illustrator: artwork for 'Garth Pig Steals the Show', 'Garth Pig and the Ice Cream Lady', 'Mr and Mrs Pig's Evening Out' and 'Mrs Pig's Bulk Buy', with dummy books for 'Garth Pig Steals the Show' and 'Mrs Pig's Bulk Buy' c1980-1995 (MRa)
  • Frances Lincoln, publishers, London: preliminary and finished artwork for the children's book 'Over the Hills and Far Away' by various artists and illustrators incl Patrick James Lynch, Niki Daly, Ann James, Mo Willems, Sian Jenkins, Helen Craig and others c2012-2013 (OHFA)

Wellcome Library

  • Audrey Amiss (1933-2013), artist: sketch books, framed pictures and other loose art work by Audrey Amiss, with papers, letters and ephemera rel to Amiss c1930-2009 (PP/AMI)

Working Class Movement Library

  • Shahida Dolan (fl c1979-2012), artist and equality campaigner: papers rel to NUPE strike (1979), race relations, anti-fascism, International Marxist Group, Revolutionary Marxist Current, with press cuttings rel to discrimination and photographs of the National Front in Rochdale c1979-2012 (Acc 224)


Brunel University Library

  • Saleem Arif Quadri (b 1949), artist, sculptor and curator: photographs and papers rel to the South Asian Diaspora Literature and Arts Archive (SALIDAA) project 1968-2006 (ARIF)

Cambridge University: King's College Archive Centre

  • Roger Eliot Fry (1866-1934), art critic and artist: letters to F Dakyns 1908-1911 (REF)

Durham University Library, Special Collections

  • Art Plus, Durham: minutes of annual general meeting, accounts, member lists, corresp and invitations 1984-2010 (Add.MS. 1939)

Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections

  • Sir James Colquhoun (1804-1873), 4th Baronet: catalogue of prints and pictures at Rossdhu, Luss 1871 (Coll 1521)

Glasgow University Library, Special Collections Department

  • James Abbot McNeill Whistler (1834-1903), painter: corresp incl brief letters from J McNeill Whistler to AC Collie with terms for painting a portrait of Cecil Rhodes 1896 (MS Whistler)

Liverpool John Moores University

  • Liverpool School of Art and Design: records rel to building of the Art and Design Academy and to exhibitions at the Exhibition Research Centre 2008-2014 (Art School)
  • Liverpool Biennial: records 2002-2012

London University: Queen Mary, University of London

  • People's Palace Projects, arts charity, London: papers incl reports, photographs, film and published material from various projects, incl the Staging Human Rights and Changing the Scene projects 2008 (PPP)

Manchester University: University of Manchester Library

  • Walter Crane (1845-1915), artist: letters (9) 1888-1912 (2014/11)

Museum of English Rural Life

  • John Vince (fl 1970-1999), author and illustrator: proofs c1970-1999 (DX 2107)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections

  • Ian Lowe (1935-2012), art historian and curator: papers rel to art and art history, primarily corresp and subject files c1960-2010 (Lowe 1-142)
  • Corresp from artistic, literary and theatrical circles especially rel to Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, collected by Helen Allingham and Sarah Pirie c1850-1950 (9524)

Oxford University: St Antony's College: Middle East Centre Archive

  • Naji Salim Al-Ali (1938-1987), cartoonist: papers, incl original and copy cartoons c1970-1987 (0599)

St Andrews University Library

  • John Steer (1928-2012), art historian: research papers rel to Renaissance and Venetian art and other subjects c1950-2000 (ms38935)

Sussex University Library Special Collections

  • Anna Mendelssohn (1948-2009), poet and artist: papers incl draft poems and sketches, notebooks (600), and papers rel to academic study and interests in art and literature, with family and friends corresp, autobiographical writing and large artworks c1958-2009 (SxMs109)

Trinity College Dublin

  • Mary Harriet 'Mainie' Jellett (1897-1944), artist: papers incl working drawings, lecture notes and articles c1930-1939 (IE TCD MS 11490)

University for the Creative Arts

  • Roland Frederick 'Bob' Godfrey (1921-2013), animator: additional records incl scripts and animation artwork for 'Shakespeare's Music Hall', or 'A little of As You Like It does you good', a musical written by Colin Pearson 20th-21st cent (BG)
  • Diagram Visual Information Ltd, graphic designers, writers, artists and editors, London: corresp and artwork 1960-2001 (DIA)
  • Tandem Films, animation studio, Islington: animation scripts, storyboards, character designs, promotional material and artwork for the films 'Flatworld', '2 and a half D characters in a 3D world', and 'Manipulation' 1995-1998 (TF)
  • Guildford School of Art: student statements and corresp rel to a 1968 student protest 1968-1969 (GCOL)

University of Bristol: Theatre Collection

  • Yolanda Sonnabend (b 1935), theatre designer and artist: additional designs, research, papers, corresp and set models (2014/008, 2014/014)

University of Reading: Special Collections

  • Ronald Costley (1939-2015), typographer and designer: administrative papers rel to work at Chatto & Windus c1930-1989 (MS 5540)