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Gill, Macdonald, 1884-1947 (artist, designer)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1884 - 1947

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

 File

Macdonald and Priscilla Gill, 1931-1959

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9813/C1/38
Scope and Contents Letters from Macdonald Gill (1943-6) and Priscilla Johnston Gill (1951-9). With these are correspondence with Bridget Johnston (1946), Barbara Johnston and Violet Hawkes (both 1959), and other materials about Edward Johnston including a programme for a recital by Hilda Saxe (1913?) with writing by Johnston; a book jacket designed by Johnston (1931); printed Illustrations to a paper on Edward Johnston by Noel Rooke (1945); and printed pamphlet Edward Johnston: a tribute by Sydney Cockerell...
Dates: 1931-1959
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Obituary of Edward Johnston, 1943-1944

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9813/B58/22
Scope and Contents

Typescript (carbon copy) dated 28 Nov. 1944. With this are a letter from Meynell to Viola Dallyn and a letter from Macdonald Gill to Meynell, both about a subscription to help Johnston in 1943.

Dates: 1943-1944
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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The dust-jacket, 1955

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9813/D14/10
Scope and Contents

Proof and specimen copy of a first dust-jacket (with illustration by Macdonald Gill); typescript copy for a second dust-jacket; 2 proofs of this jacket annotated by Meynell; 2 printed specimens of the second jacket. With these is an exchange of letters between Meynell and Reinhardt.

Dates: 1955
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).