Roy Wilson collection

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 434 WIL
  • Dates of Creation
      1940s-1960s
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      4 linear metres (20 boxes and loose material).

Scope and Content

Material created by artist and art executive Roy Wilson.

Relates to his work for Shell Oil and others including advertising campaigns for Shell such as 'Legends of the Sea'.

Also has material including photo resources, Mayflower Studio Library stock photos, artists, monotype faces, paper, type, printing samples, magazines and publications (including Shells), Roy Wilson roughs, in process and finished work, assorted campaigns, picture resources, artists list, books on printing, designing, type, binding, colour charts for photo-engraving, contacts.

Access Information

By appointment. This collection is not sorted or catalogued yet.

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available at https://archivescatalogue.coventry.ac.uk/records/WIL