Papers belonging to William Drummond Bone

Scope and Content

A collection of personal papers and documents belonging to William Drummond Bone (1907-1979) including exam papers, army correstpondance, fashion designs, essays, teaching notes and exhibition catalogues.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Drummond Bone was a watercolour landscape painter and student at GSA from 1928-1931, teaching at the school between 1935 and 1972.


As the papers were in no clear order on deposit, they have been divided into Teaching Materials, Personal Papers and Publications

Access Information

Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections are open for research by appointment.

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Emma Ewan, ACC Intern, May 2011 Archives Hub description updated by Carrie Skinner, Logjam Project Officer, September 2011

Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections standard procedures.

Custodial History

The Material was donated to Glasgow School of Art in 2002

Related Material

A self-portrait from 1948 (NMC 061) along with various drawings and architectural studies (see NMC 648-679) held in the Glasgow School of Art Archives. The deposited collection included 3 copies of the 1904-1905 Glasgow School of Architecture curriculum/prospectus for day and evening classes; a copy of this document can now be found in the ACC archive of Architecture Prospectuses (GSAA Reg 1).

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