'Children's Section'

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1837 DES/DCA/30/1/13/25/4
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      3 prints
  • Location
      Box BCM7 'Things For Children'
  • Digital Content

Scope and Content

Original caption:

One of the most attractive sections in the "Britain Can Make It" Exhibition is the "Childrens' Section" designed by Mr James Gardner OBE, RDI, and Mr Basil Spence, ARIBA, FRIAS. Here may be seen the centre of this beautiful and most colourful section which comprises of Prams, Dolls, Toys, Dresses and Nursery School Equipment. Figures and plants on the island by Hugh Skillen. Child's nursery by Peter Bicknell FRIBA.

CoID Classification:


Accession number: 466380

CoID Neg. number: VA12

Access Information

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

215 x 164 mm

Archivist's Note

Record created by Lesley Whitworth 03/11/1998

Metadata added Sirpa Kutilainen 13/02/2013

Conditions Governing Use

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

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