Showing Collections: 61–72 of 72
- Correspondence 32
- Letters 13
- Painters -- Great Britain 13
- Photographs 13
- Watercolors (paintings) 12
- Artists -- Great Britain 11
- Graphite drawings 10
- Diaries 8
- Drawings (visual works) 8
- Pen and ink drawings 8
- Sketchbooks 8
- Engravings (prints) 6
- Painting, British -- 19th century 6
- Art -- Collectors and collecting 5
- Prospectuses 5
- Artists' books 4
- Botanical illustrations 4
- Interior decoration -- Great Britain 4
- Notebooks 4
- Painting -- Great Britain 4 ∧ less
- German 1
- Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain) 7
- Ruskin, John, 1819-1900 5
- Burne-Jones, Edward Coley, 1833-1898 4
- Turner, J. M. W. (Joseph Mallord William), 1775-1851 4
- Circle Press 3
- Courtney, Cathy 3
- Hunt, William Holman, 1827-1910 3
- King, Ron, 1932- 3
- Maclise, Daniel, 1806-1870 3
- Millais, John Everett, 1829-1896 3
- Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood 3
- Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, 1828-1882 3
- Victoria and Albert Museum 3
- Bell, Vanessa, 1879-1961 2
- Boxall, William, Sir, 1800-1879 2
- Britton, John, 1771-1857 2
- Brown, Ford Madox, 1821-1893 2
- Browning, Elizabeth Barrett, 1806-1861 2
- Campbell, Ken, 1939- 2
- Cattermole, George, 1800-1868 2 ∧ less
John Ruskin letters to John Henry Le Keux
Call Number: MSS 37
Overview: This collection comprises 53 items, including 42 letters from John Ruskin to John Henry Le Keux, 1 letter from John James Ruskin to John Henry Le Keux, 7 stand-alone sketches related to Le Keux’s engraving work for Ruskin, annotated printed proofs made by Le Keux for Ruskin and 1 letter from Henry W. Acland to John Ruskin which pertains to Le Keux’s work on the frontispiece for Acland and Ruskin’s The Oxford Museum. While the majority of the items are undated, the...
John Ruskin: Letters to Thomas Goff Lupton
Call Number: MSS 5
Overview: This collection comprises letters sent by John Ruskin to Thomas Goff Lupton (or his family) from 1850 to 1873. It also includes one ALS to Lupton from Benjamin Haydon, sent in 1845.
Matthew Shepperson archive
Call Number: MSS 32
Overview: The collection comprises manuscript material concerning Matthew Shepperson, portrait copyist, art instructor to elite lords and ladies, and collector of portraits
Sam Smith Collection
Call Number: MSS 14
Overview: The collection comprises original work by Sam Smith including ink drawings, mock-ups, hand-carved wooden boats, paper model sets, typescripts, and correspondence.
Dates: 1972-1996, bulk 1972-1979
Joseph Southall archive
Call Number: MSS 80
Overview: The collection comprises 14 autograph letters from Joseph Southall to Laurence Hodson; a catalog of paintings by Southall; and three additional lists of works by Southall.
Tilson Family Archive
Call Number: MSS 87
Scope and Contents: The collection comprises greeting cards, ephemera, and printed material related to the British artist Joe Tilson and his family.
Wake and Bellhouse collection
Call Number: MSS 33
Scope and Contents: The collection comprises 16 cabinet photographs and 11 carte-de-visite photographs, dated between 1862 and 1892, relating to the Wake and Bellhouse families of Sheffield. With a small oval portrait in a contemporary frame, and a mid-19th century original manuscript story written by a young girl, entitled “The History of a Dog, True Story.” The story is fourteen pages, with an additional page listing other “books by the same authoress.” The handwriting suggests a young hand. Bound in...
James Wales archive
Call Number: MSS 26
Overview: The collection comprises diaries, notebooks, and other manuscript documents concerning the travels of James Wales in India, with a particular focus on antiquities of Poona and the nearby cave temples of Ellora.
Alfred Wareing archive
Call Number: MSS 49
Scope and Contents: The collection comprises material relating to the theatrical manager and producer, Alfred Wareing, and his family. Incudes photographs, correspondence and clippings.
Dates: ca. 1891-2007
Whyte Family Correspondence
Call Number: MSS 19
Overview: The collection comprises correspondence sent to Eva, Lizzie Hester, and Sylvie Whyte by family and friends in the 1880s and 1890s, and provides insight into the lives of adolescent girls growing up in Victorian England in the fashionable Midlands town of Malvern, and their travels abroad.
Thomas Woolner Letters to John Frederick Lewis
Call Number: MSS 53
Overview: The collection comprises 15 letters from Thomas Woolner to John Frederick Lewis, written between 1874 and 1876. It also includes 5 letters from Woolner to Lewis’s wife, Marian Harper, one letter from Lewis to dealer William Vokins, and several letters from Woolner’s wife and daughter. The letters primarily concern Lewis’s declining health—he died several months after the last letter in the collection—Woolner’s admiration for Lewis’s painting, updates on the politics of the Royal Academy and...
Dates: 1863-1914, bulk 1874-1876
Stanley Wootton archive
Call Number: MSS 40
Overview: The collection comprises letters addressed to Stanley Wootton, 1933-1934, concerning horse racing and the race course at Epsom, England (home of the Derby horse race)