Item DC 073/1/61 - A Farewell Supper to mark the retiral of G W Lennox Paterson

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DC 073/1/61


A Farewell Supper to mark the retiral of G W Lennox Paterson


  • 1979 (Creation)

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A folded brochure for a supper marking the retiral of G W Lennox Paterson in the Bourdon Assembly Hall, on Thursday 20th December. Includes a printed portrait on handmade paper on the inside by Colin Wilson, and a quote that reads: "About as like me as a duff bottle of Hirondelle."

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(fl c1970s-15 Feb 2002)

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Colin Wilson studied Drawing and Painting at GSA in the 1970s. He designed the poster and programme for the 1978 fashion show, and was also an usher at the show. He was awarded a scholarship for postgraduate study in session 1976-77. Colin did a post-graduate qualification in wood engraving then taught in the Textile Department at GSA before working in the Graphics Department at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. He worked latterly as an artist in a studio in Ruthven Lane, where he died in a fire in February 2002.

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Colour ink on card

Dimensions: 197 x 147 mm

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GB 1694 DC 073/1/61

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GB 1694

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


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