Brock Family: Artistic Archives

Scope and Content

Sketchbooks, designs and finished pieces for books, painted illustrations, newspaper publications, photographs and correspondence.


The classmarks in this collection separate it out roughly by brother, however there are some crossovers, collaborations and miscellaneous pieces of known or unknown provenance.

Access Information

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

Acquisition Information

Bequeathed by Bevis Henry Brock (son of Henry Brock), December 2005

Other Finding Aids

A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.