Records relating to W. Grant Murray, former Director of Art for Swansea

Scope and Content

Correspondence; other items

Administrative / Biographical History

William Grant Murray (1877-1950) (usually known as Grant Murray) was born in Portsoy, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. He was a British art teacher, gallery curator and artist. He was Principal of Swansea Art School from 1908 to 1943, and the first curator of the Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Swansea from 1910 to 1950.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy catalogue is available at West Glamorgan Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Custodial History

This collection was received and catalogued by Swansea City Archives, and became part of the holdings of West Glamorgan Archives in 1996.


Accruals are possible.