Collection DC 101 - Papers of Veronica Matthew

Printed textile Embroidery sampler (Version 1) Embroidery sampler (Version 2) Embroidery sampler (Version 1) Embroidery sampler (Version 2)

Key Information

Reference code

DC 101


Papers of Veronica Matthew


  • Late 20th century (Creation)

Level of description



18 Items

Content and Structure

Scope and content

The collection includes:

  • Three mounted watercolours by Veronica Matthew (related to her studies on the Printed Textiles course at GSA)
  • One printed textile by Veronica Matthew
  • Two embroidery samplers by Veronica Matthew (created as part of the Embroidery course at GSA)
  • Fashion show flyer designed by Robert Macgowan, 1955
  • Copy of a photograph of four GSA students, 1950s
  • A copy of a Christmas card from Alasdair Gray to Veronica Matthew
  • Two news cuttings, three photographs and a business card for Valerie Bloomfield-Ambrose
  • Veronica Matthew's notes on Art Therapy training
  • A leaflet and brochure about the Project Ability project, 1983

Please note that this material is not yet fully catalogued and therefore some items may not be accessible to researchers.

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Name of creator

(fl 1950s-)

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Custodial history

Donated to GSA in August 2017, accession reference number JAC/93.

Physical Description and Conditions of Use

Conditions governing access

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Conditions governing reproduction

Application for permission to reproduce should be submitted to The Archives and Collections at The Glasgow School of Art.

Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of material.

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Language of material

  • English

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Processing information

  • Collection level description created by Susannah Waters (Archives and Collections Manager), August 2017.
  • Catalogue exported from Archon and imported into AtoM during system migration, 2018-2019.


  • English



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