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Victoria and Albert Museum

 Organization

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Ken Campbell archive

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 25
Scope and Contents: The collection spans the years 1975-2003 and reveals Ken Campbell's creative process throughout his career as a book artist. The bulk of the collection contains Ken Campbell's artist book materials and separate prints which relate to several of his books. Proofs, extra sheets, letterpress forms, zinc etching plates, photographs, negatives and dummies document Campbell's creative process. The collection also includes materials about Campbell's unpublished book ...
Dates: 1975-2003

Cathy Courtney collection of artists' books ephemera

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 23
Overview: The collection comprises printed and manuscript material concerning contemporary British artists' books, compiled by Cathy Courtney. It includes exhibition invitations and announcements; press releases; prospectuses; catalogs; curricula vitae; correspondence; newsletters; interviews; artist's statements; brochures; and news articles.
Dates: circa 1982-circa 2003

Eric Maclagan letter to Frank B. Mason, 1934 December 19

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 45
Call Number: MSS 54
Scope and Contents: Maclagan thanks Mason for his letter, and says the museum is always glad to assist the students of the RCA.
Dates: 1934 December 19

Eric Maclagan letter to J. Anthony Denney, 1935 June 28

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 46
Call Number: MSS 54
Scope and Contents: Maclagan gives details of when the Students' Group may use space in the Victoria and Albert Museum, and provides conditions for the use of the space, namely that no work or responsibilities fall on museum staff; that work and showings happen during museum hours; and that sale of art is not permitted. He asks for the exact dates of the exhibition.
Dates: 1935 June 28

Eric Maclagan letter to Margaret Kaye, 1937 July 3

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 47
Call Number: MSS 54
Scope and Contents: Maclagan gives details of when the Students' Group may use space in the Victoria and Albert Museum, and provides conditions for the use of the space, namely that no work or responsibilities fall on museum staff; that work and showings happen during museum hours; and that sale of art is not permitted.
Dates: 1937 July 3

J.P. Willcock letter to J. Anthony Denney, 1935 July 5

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 87
Call Number: MSS 54
Scope and Contents: Willcock informs Denney that the North Court of the V&A Museum has been reserved for the RCA Sketch Club.
Dates: 1935 July 5

Leigh Ashton letter to Margaret Kaye, 1937 September 4

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Call Number: MSS 54
Scope and Contents: Ashton requests information on the opening and closing dates of the "Royal College of Arts Students' exhibitions," for inclusion in the V&A Museum Handbill for November.
Dates: 1937 September 4

Letter to Roger and Gail Moss, 2011 February 5

 Item — Box: 3, Folder: 122a
Call Number: MSS 17 , Series VI
Scope and Contents: Shirley Smith thanks Moss for his collection and catalogue and mentions Stephen Calloway at the Victoria and Albert Museum.
Dates: 2011 February 5

Royal College of Art Sketch Club Collection

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 54
Overview: The collection includes the correspondence of and with various secretaries of the Royal College of Art (RCA) Students’ Group, or Sketch Club, and contains 79 letters and postcards and 11 draft letters, written between 1934 and 1937. The materials focus primarily on the group’s annual exhibition, and discuss the facilities, invite prominent figures, and solicit donations and judges for special prizes. The letters’ authors include, in addition to the groups’ secretaries, several notable artistic...
Dates: 1934-1937