Tapestry of art school students
- c1949-1954 (Creation)
Level of description
Content and Structure
Scope and content
The heavy woollen tapestry depicts four female art school students.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
This material has been appraised in line with Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections standard procedures.
System of arrangement
Name of creator
Marion S Stewart (nee Gracie) studied at The Glasgow School of Art from 1949-1954. She later took up a teaching post at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design.
Physical Description and Conditions of Use
Conditions governing access
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
The tapestry is made of heavy wool and thread. The design features four female figures in bright orange and pink coloured clothing on an abstract background of blues, purples and greens.
Dimensions: 1000 x 710 x 25 mm
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Place access points
People and Organisations
- The Glasgow School of Art (Subject)
Genre access points
GB 1694 NMC/1587
Rules and/or conventions used
ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description - Second edition