1st Edition

Guide to the Archive of Art and Design
Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Edited By

Elizabeth Lomas

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ISBN 9781579583156
Published January 1, 2001 by Routledge
296 Pages

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Book Description

The Archive of Art and Design at the Victoria & Albert Museum contains Britain's foremost collection of primary source material relating to art and design, particularly of the twentieth century. Established in 1978, the Archive holds over 200 archives created by individual artists, craftspeople and designers and businesses and societies involved in the manufacture and promotion of art and design products. The Guide describes each archive in detail, offering information about its creator, its contents, and related sources held both inside and outside the V&A Museum. It is an invaluable reference text for everyone with an interest in studying British art and design.

Table of Contents

Introduction ,The Archive of Art and Design: concise history, The Archive of Art and Design: brief description of holdings, Access to the Archive of Art and Design, Complementary holdings at the Victoria and Albert, Using the guide, GUIDE ENTRIES

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