Series DC 074/3 - 2nd Year General Course

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DC 074/3


2nd Year General Course


  • 1963-1966 (Creation)

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A collection of work completed as part of the 2nd Year General Course at Glasgow School of Art. Includes classes such as the History of Costume, Life Drawing and a project on Hilstons the Chemists in Lanark as part of a class on Environmental Study.

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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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Donald Melvin was a student at Glasgow School of Art from 1961-1967. During his time at GSA he studied Interior Design, the History of Furniture and woodcarving as well as completing the 2nd Year General Course and a Pre-Diploma/Foundation Year.

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chalk on paper; pen and ink; watercolour; photographs

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GB 1694 DC 074/3

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GB 1694

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


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