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Guide to the Vivian Gauld Collection of Fashion Design Drawings,, circa 1940s-1950s

Summary

Commercial artist primarily on the U.S. west coast. Consists of 19 pencil and pen-and-ink drawings primarily of women's fashions and bathing suits prepared for retail advertising.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.11181
Title
Vivian Gauld Collection of Fashion Design Drawings,
Date
circa 1940s-1950s
Extent
3.0 Linear Feet
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Consists of 19 pencil and pen-and-ink drawings primarily of women's fashions and bathing suits prepared for retail advertising. Companies represented include Jantzen, Rose Marie Reid and Carr's Fashions. Acquired as part of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Vivian Gauld Collection of Fashion Design Drawings,, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Related Material

Related materials may be found in the following Hartman Center collections:

Caroline Bien papers; Doris Bryn papers; Henry Haberman papers; Joy Golden papers; J. Walter Thompson Company Nan Findlow papers; Margaret Fishback papers; Willard B. Golovin papers.


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Provenance

The Vivian Gauld Collection of Fashion Design Drawings, were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 2015.

Processing Information

Processed by Richard Collier, April 2016.

Accessions described in this collection guide: 2015-0163