- 1938-1939 (Creation)
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Scope and content
Notes and folio referring to the Art Course for Primary Teachers at The Glasgow School of Art. Alastair Shanks attended two of these courses. The notes are intended for use with complete beginners and include lessons on shape, light and shade as well as colour. A two page desciption of the following notes has been provided by Alastair Shanks. The folio of drawings that follow are executed in a variety of materials from pencil to pastel and act as illustrations for various lessons that may be taught.
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System of arrangement
As deposited (in order approx).
Name of creator
Alastair Shanks attended The Glasgow School of Art's courses for Primary Teachers, c1938-1939.
Presented to the GSA Library by Alastair Shanks, 31 Jan 1980. Since transferred to Glasgow School of Art's Archives and Collections Centre.
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People and Organisations
- The Glasgow School of Art (Subject)
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- Catalogued by Emma Ewan, ACC Intern, May 2011.
- 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, May 2014.
- Catalogue exported from Archon and imported into AtoM during system migration, 2018-2019.
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