Folder DC 062/1/6 - Robert Stewart graphics

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DC 062/1/6


Robert Stewart graphics


  • c2001-2003 (Creation)

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Contains photographic material.

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Contains colour reproductions and 29 colour photographs of Robert Stewart's graphic designs, c1948-1979, with Liz Arthur's accompanying notes. Includes images of designs for magazine covers (Colville's House magazine, 1948 and School of Architecture Magazine, 1958); exhibition catalogues (GSA, 1950s and Exhibition of Contemporary Scottish Crafts, 1957); greeting cards (including ones designed for Dovecot); Austin Reed Christmas catalogue, 1950s; Liberty Christmas catalogue, 1959; studio label for SCWS, 1948; GSA fashion show program, 1952; 'Mackintosh and the modern interior' exhibition invitation; posters (the GSA exhibition of embroidery & weaving 1963, the Commonwealth arts festival 1965, GSA activities week 1970s, Farewell dinner for Kath Whyte 1973, GSA fashion show c1973); and GSA degree certificate, 1979. As well as images of design for Schweppes, 1950s; design based on Mackintosh's weathervane on the GSA building, late 1950s; design for Scottish Craft Centre, mid 1950s; Robert Stewart Ceramics publicity 1957 - 63; and work published in Motif 2. (Note : the above dates reflect the year in which the work was done and not the year the photograph was taken.)

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


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See also: GB 1694 DC 062/7 which contains negatives for some images found in this file.

Other material relating to the fashion shows can be found at DC 093.

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GB 1694 DC 062/1/6

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GB 1694

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


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