Collection DC 006 - Artwork by Andrew Allan, lithographic artist and student at The Glasgow School of Art, Scotland

Key Information

Reference code

DC 006

Title

Artwork by Andrew Allan, lithographic artist and student at The Glasgow School of Art, Scotland

Date(s)

  • 1882-1896 (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent

7 Items

Content and Structure

Scope and content

7 works of art, undated.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

This material has been appraised in line with Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections standard procedures.

Accruals

System of arrangement

The arrangement of the material reflects the order in which it was deposited.

General Information

Name of creator

(1863-1940)

Biographical history

Andrew Allan was a student at Glasgow School of Art from 1882-1896. As a painter working in watercolour and silverpoint drawying landscapes, still life and figures he worked as an artist and his drawings featured on postcards, many of which depicted Scottish buildings and monuments. He was influenced by the style of the french fin-de-Siecle. Exhibited RSA once in 1895 from a Glasgow address and thereafter from 1897 whilst living at Adrossan, contributing a total of 34 works there during his lifetime.

Archival history

Custodial history

Unknown.

Physical Description and Conditions of Use

Conditions governing access

Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections are open for research by appointment. For further details, please refer to our Access Policy @ https://gsaarchives.com/policies

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.

For further details, please refer to our Reprographic Service Guide @ https://gsaarchives.com/policies

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical Description

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Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

No known copies.

Related materials

Further information concerning Andrew Allan may be gained from the GSA's collection of newspaper cutting available in the search room.

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Note

Collection Historical Note

Andrew Allan was a student of the Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, Scotland, from 1882-1896 and went on to become an acknowledged lithographic artist.

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Administrative Information

Description identifier

GB 1694 DC 006

Institution identifier

GB 1694

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description - Second edition

Status

Level of detail

Processing information

  • Fonds level description compiled by Adele Ashley-Smith, Archivist, 2000-2001
  • Updated by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 6 September 2001
  • Updated by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 14 May 2002
  • Fonds level description imported from the Archives Hub 23 August 2006
  • Archives Hub description updated by Carrie Skinner, Logjam Project Officer, September 2011
  • Catalogue imported into Archon software and edited by Michelle Kaye, Archon Project Officer, April 2014.
  • Catalogue exported from Archon and imported into AtoM during system migration, 2018-2019.

Language(s)

  • English

Script(s)

Sources

Archivist's note

Finding Aid Authors: The Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections.

Archivist's note

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