ICI (Imperial Chemical Industries)

  • Reference
      GB 1837 DES/RHZ/1/1/19
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      6 pieces

Scope and Content

3 b/w photographs of a display of new materials by ICI, featuring abstract pictures made, by Rothholz, using materials available in 1939 and 1947, to show the advance in technologies. One of the images, of the 1947 picture, is annotated by HAR on the verso 'H A Rothholz (Holt) / 9'. The photographs were in a manila envelope annotated with various designs by HAR, including the Olympic rings logo.

One proof advertisement from Ambassador magazine for ICI Silicones as a waterproof garment finish, stored in a paper folder marked 'ICI - Orient'.

Access Information

Researchers wishing to consult the collection should make an appointment. Telephone 44 (0)1273 643217 or email designarchives@brighton.ac.uk.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Photographic prints on paper, nesprint.

Archivist's Note

Created by Sue Breakell

Conditions Governing Use

Permission must be sought to publish any material from the collection. Email designarchives@brighton.ac.uk.