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- Repository: Yale Center for British Art, Rare Books and Manuscripts X
- 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
Collection of designs for Worcester porcelain
Call Number: MSS 88
Scope and Contents: The collection comprises eight volumes of designs for the painting of Worcester porcelain and one account book, the work of Henry Taylor (1825-1888), his father James Taylor (1790-1852), and his grandfather William Taylor.
Dates: ca. 1770-ca. 1880
Cathy Courtney collection of artists' books ephemera
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
Call Number: MSS 48
Scope and Contents: The collection comprises designs, notes & miscellaneous papers relating to buildings and agricultural improvements for Edgeworthstown, Richard Lovell Edgeworth's model village in Ireland, 1796-1815. Most of the designs and notes are by Daniel Augustus Beaufort, father in law of R.L. Edgeworth.
Extra-illustrated Life of Nollekens
Call Number: MSS 10
Overview: This collection comprises an extra-illustrated copy--with many engravings and original manuscript letters--of the second edition of John Thomas Smith's Nollekens and his times, comprehending a life of that celebrated sculptor: and memoirs of several contemporary artists, from the time of Roubillac, Hogarth, and Reynolds, to that of Fuseli, Flaxman, and Blake (London : Henry Colburn, 1829).
Dates: 1708-1875, bulk 1768-1836
Ellen Fenton Diaries of Travels to Boulogne-sur-Mer
Call Number: MSS 28
Overview: The collection comprises illustrated manuscript diaries of Ellen Fenton of Haven Green House, Ealing, which chronicle her summer family vacations to Boulogne-sur-Mer, 1854-1862, in nine volumes.
James Forbes archive: A voyage from England to Bombay with descriptions in Asia, Africa, and South America
Call Number: MSS 66
Scope and Contents: The collection comprises thirteen manuscript volumes, each of which contains numerous illustrations as well as transcriptions of letters originally composed while Forbes was in India, with a particular concentration on the natural history of India. The manuscript was finished in 1800, although most of the drawings are those done at the time of the voyage, circa 1765-1776. Volume 1 includes a presentation page, dated 11 April 1800, in which Forbes gives the set to his daughter, Elizabeth Rosée...
Dates: circa 1765-1800
Grimston family correspondence
Call Number: MSS 27
Overview: The collection comprises Grimston family correspondence, primarily written by Rose Armatrude Frances Grimston (1859-1927) to her sister "Effie” (Florence Maria Grimston), 1872-1889.
Helen Haywood archive
Call Number: MSS 86
Scope and Contents: The collection comprises material related to the work of Helen Haywood, illustrator of children's books. The material includes drawings, mock-ups, and typed stories.
Dates: ca. 1960-ca. 1970
Hubert von Herkomer archive
Call Number: MSS 72
Scope and Contents: The collection comprises correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, prints, drawings, and publications concerning Hubert von Herkomer, and Herkomer's family.
Edgar Hockley collection
Call Number: MSS 9
Overview: This collection comprises costume and set design drawings by Edgar Hockley depicting late-Victorian London stage productions. Also present are theatre programs and clippings from the same period.
Dates: 1886-1924, bulk 1886-1897
Jones family archive
Call Number: MSS 18
Overview: The collection comprises correspondence, photographs, sketchbooks, travel journals, notebooks, and printed material concerning Charles Jones (1780-1850) and his descendants. The correspondence spans the better part of the nineteenth century (1805-1878), with the bulk of the letters dating from the 1830s, 1840s, and 1850s; it offers a window into the life of a large middle-class dissenting family in mid nineteenth-century London.
Edward McKnight Kauffer photographic negatives
Call Number: MSS 76
Scope and Contents: The collection includes photographic negatives of Edward McKnight Kauffer's design work with Percy Lund, Humphries & Co., for whom McKnight Kauffer served as art director in the 1930s.
Daniel King Circle Press Archive
Call Number: MSS 77
Overview: The collection comprises archival material for projects created by or for the Circle Press, including drawings, plans, experiments, prototypes, texts, correspondence, posters, blocks, plates, cutting and creasing forms, and some wood and metal type.
Edward Lear archive
Call Number: MSS 59
Overview: The collection comprises correspondence, manuscript writings, lists of drawings, and printed material concerning the author and artist Edward Lear.
Dates: ca. 1840-1985
Clare Leighton collection
Call Number: MSS 7
Overview: The collection comprises original artwork and manuscript material by Clare Leighton for a series of 12 Queen's ware plates representing New England industries, produced by Josiah Wedgwood & Sons in 1952.
Mary Leighton Collection
Call Number: MSS 16
Overview: The collection comprises ten original sketchbooks, albums, and scrapbooks compiled by Mary Leighton and her children, 1824-1860.
Charles Robert Leslie Collection
Call Number: MSS 15
Overview: The collection comprises sketchbooks, writings, and correspondence by Charles Robert Leslie (1794-1859) and his family.
Dates: circa 1812-1900
Fred Mallender Collection of British Commonwealth postage stamps
Call Number: MSS 1
Overview: Consists of about 40,000 postage stamps from countries or territories of the British Commonwealth, from 1937-1992, collected by Fred Mallender.
Keith Marshall collection of photographs
Call Number: MSS 12
Overview: The collection comprises 147 photographs from the late 19th and early 20th centuries, with representative images of Great Britain, South Africa, New Zealand, Madeira, East Asia, and other locations (many unidentified).
Dates: circa 1880-circa 1920
John McHale archive
Call Number: MSS 60
Overview: The collection comprises collage books, collages, drawings, palettes, and posters by John McHale, with related printed material, including catalogs, periodicals, ephemera, and small posters.
Dates: ca. 1950-1978.