Colour postcard of Barbara Jones's mural commissioned for the Commonwealth Institute

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1837 DES/BJO/3/1
  • Dates of Creation
      no date (1962 - the mural is documented as being commissioned in this year)
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 piece

Scope and Content

Mural commissioned by James Gardner for the Commonwealth Institute in 1962. There is a stuffed tiger in front of the mural and the postcard was printed as part of Charles Skilton's postcard series.

Access Information

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

Acquisition Information

Tom Wilson, PhD Student, University of Brighton, 02 Mar 2012.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

colour postcard

Archivist's Note

Record created by Ellen Taylor

Conditions Governing Use

Permission must be sought to publish any material from the collection. Email

Related Material

BJO/2/3 (Research correspondence) includes correspondence from BC Bloomfield to the Commonwealth Institute).

The James Gardner archive is housed within the University of Brighton Design Archives (LJG).

Geographical Names