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Art, Design and Architecture collection

  • NMC
  • Collection
  • 13th century to early 21st century

Artworks, design pieces and architectural designs related to Glasgow School of Art staff and students.Items include oil paintingssilk screen printslithograph printsprintsphotographssketchessketch booksdrawingswatercolourscollagemetalwork, sculptur...

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Records and textiles of the Needlework Development Scheme

  • NDS
  • Collection
  • 16th century to late 20th century

The collection consists of the surviving papers of the Needlework Development Scheme and over 100 examples of needlework. Of these examples, 28 are from Great Britain and 54 are examples of non-British work including examples from Greece, India, N...

The Needlework Development Scheme

Stoddard-Templeton Carpet and Textile Collection

  • DC 077
  • Collection
  • c1840s-1960s

A collection of carpets and textiles manufactured by James Templeton & Co Ltd, A F Stoddard & Co Ltd or subsidiary companies (which in 1998 together became known as Stoddard International plc), dating from c1840s-1960s. Designs include pic...

Stoddard International plc

Paisley Shawl Designs

  • DC 039
  • Collection
  • 1840s-1850s

A collection of 27 mounted boards with hand-drawn designs for shawls, featuring the Kashmir cypress cone or 'Paisley' pattern.

Mackie, Thomas Callendar Campbell

Paisley Shawl Designs II

  • DC 080
  • Collection
  • 1840s-1850s

A collection of 6 mounted boards with hand-drawn, hand-painted designs for shawls, featuring the Kashmir cypress cone or 'Paisley' pattern.

Papers of the Anderson family, students at The Glasgow School of Art, Scotland

  • DC 022
  • Collection
  • 1860-1969

The Anderson family archive includes material of 5 of its members, namely the sisters Violet Meikle (1873-?), Daisy Agnes McGlashan (1879-1968), Daisy's husband William Smith Anderson (1877-1929) and their two daughters Daisy M Anderson (1910...

Anderson, Agnes Violet

Mackintosh Art, Design and Architecture Collection

  • MC
  • Collection
  • c1891-2018

Items in The Glasgow School of Art's Mackintosh collection include: furniture, watercolours, drawings, architectural drawings, design drawings, sketchbooks, metalwork and photographs.The majority of Mackintosh's three-dimensional work wa...

Mackintosh, Charles Rennie

Examples of Mackintosh Fabric

  • DC 020
  • Collection
  • c1900-1986

Trimming of mauve linen, pre-1914Original cover of Charles Rennie Mackintosh Willow Tea Rooms settle4 samples of horse hair fabricSample of purple fabric used to re-upholster Charles Rennie Mackintosh yellow settleLetter from GSA Curator regardin...

Textile work by GSA students and staff

  • TSW
  • Collection
  • 20th century

Textile work by Glasgow School of Art students and staff, including examples of woven textiles, some of which are most likely to be submissions for degree shows, while others seem to be submissions for an RSA Bursary Competition. Some creators are...

Blackwood, Jilli

Papers of Kath Whyte, Head of Embroidery at Glasgow School of Art, Scotland

  • DC 029
  • Collection
  • c1909-1996

A collection of Kath Whyte's personal papers which comprises: Family papers, press cuttings and photographs, c1909-1981School certificates, c1922Correspondence, 1927-1996Early sketches and drawings, 1920sSketchbooks, notebooks, photographs an...

Whyte, Helen Kathleen R

Art and design work by Rose Valentine

  • DC 113
  • Fonds
  • c1915

3 x decorated leather bags1 x embossed leather sample1 decorated leather folder1 x copy of Le Cuir Compositions Décoratives by Jehan Raymond6 x oil paintings2 x embroidered pieces relating to Educational Needlecraft scheme: 1 mat with running st...

Valentine, Rose

Papers of Dorothy Campbell Smith, student at The Glasgow School of Art, Scotland

  • DC 076
  • Collection
  • c1940-1994

A collection of work by Dorothy C Smith including Glasgow School of Art student material and teacher training college material.Includes: GSA student notebooks teacher training notebooks from her time at Jordanhill teacher training collegeessaysarc...

Smith, Dorothy Campbell

Papers of Margaret Elizabeth Galt, student of Glasgow School of Art, Scotland

  • DC 040
  • Collection
  • c1942-1976

This collection contains works of art done by Margaret Elizabeth Galt while in secondary school; her Glasgow School of Art general course and diploma course notebooks, along with textile samples; and notebooks from after her time studying at GSA.

Galt, Margaret Elizabeth

Papers and textiles of Sylvia Chalmers

  • DC 068
  • Collection
  • c1943-1990

A collection of work by textile designer Sylvia Chalmers, comprising Glasgow School of Art student material; work-related designs and sketches; magazine clippings; calligraphy samples; a programme for an exhibition titled "A centenary exhibit...

Chalmers, Sylvia

Papers of Liz Arthur relating to Robert Stewart, artist and designer

  • DC 062
  • Collection
  • c1950-2004

This collection contains the research materials of Liz Arthur used in writing 'Robert Stewart : Design 1946 - 95'.It includes: copies of press cuttings and ephemera relating to Robert Stewartcorrespondence and notes relating to the book ...

Arthur, Liz

GSA Undergraduate Fashion Show

  • DC 093
  • Collection
  • 1950-1980

This collections in includes material relating to The Glasgow School of Art's undergraduate fashion show.

The Glasgow School of Art

Anne Scott Doll Collection

  • DC 038
  • Collection
  • c1956

The collection consists of 27 dolls all dressed in period costume. They are composed of various mixed media including fabrics, metal, glass, plastics, feathers and furs.This collection was damaged in the fire in The Mackintosh Building at The Glas...

Scott, Anne

Papers of Veronica Matthew

  • DC 101
  • Collection
  • Late 20th century

The collection includes: Three mounted watercolours by Veronica Matthew (related to her studies on the Printed Textiles course at GSA)One printed textile by Veronica MatthewTwo embroidery samplers by Veronica Matthew (created as part of the Embroi...

Veronica Matthew

Textiles and papers of Fraser Taylor, GSA student and designer with The Cloth

  • DC 089
  • Collection
  • 1978-2015

The collection consists of printed textiles, garments and papers relating to Fraser Taylor's time as an undergraduate student at GSA (1978-1981), a postgraduate student at RCA (1983), and items relating to other professional activities. It al...

Taylor, Fraser

Oral History Recordings

  • OH
  • Collection
  • 2007-2014

This collection comprises recorded interviews with the following former Glasgow School of Art staff and students: OH/1 Ellen Cunningham (née Timney), Embroidery and Weaving student, 1960-1964OH/2 Margaret Ferguson (née Dunn), Embroidery and Weavin...

Arthur, Liz