Rutter, Minnie Violet, 1897-1987 (artist and dramatist)
- Existence: 1897 - 1987
Violet Rutter (1897-1987), artist and dramatist. [From bookseller's catalogue: Minnie Violet Rutter, trained as an artist but spent much time working in the theatre for which she wrote one-act plays, some of which were published. Worked for many years as a designer for the Royal College of Arms & for the Whitbread brewery for whom she designed heraldic inn signs. During the war worked for the war office on designs for the Mulberry artificial harbour.]
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Manuscript of essay on 'Marlowe as a Dramatic Artist', typescripts of 13 one-act plays; typescripts of several hundred poems; typescripts of 16 stories and essays; personal material; and photographs relating to Rutter's work as a designer of inn signs for the Whitbread brewery.