Albums of Charles Ricketts's designs

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 58 Add MS 88957/5/10-14
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000000009.0x000056
  • Dates of Creation
      1941-1943
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      5 files

Scope and Content

Contains five albums of photographs of Ricketts’s designs for jewellery, theatre sets, bookbindings and casings, illustrations for The Sphinx etc., and book illustration. This photographic record was produced by Gordon Bottomley during the Second World War in case the originals were destroyed by enemy action. The copies were made with the permission of the owners of the original five books of Ricketts’s early sketch designs: Mrs Cecil Rea, J. Sturge Moore, and Henning Nyberg.

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Unrestricted

Not Public Record(s)