Fonds F0162 - Stephen Andrews fonds.

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Stephen Andrews fonds.


  • 1829-1998 (Creation)

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11.7075 m of textual records and other material.

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Biographical history

Canadian artist, designer, teacher and writer Stephen Andrews was born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, on May 16, 1922. Studied art at Winnipeg School of Art, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Camberwell School of Arts, London, England, privately with Martin Bloch in London, England, at the Académie Julian, Paris, France, and the Scuola del Mosaics, Ravenna, Italy. Died in Spain in 1995. Biographical information available in Biographical dictionary of Saskatchewan artists, v. 2, 1990, p. 5-8; Canadian art, v. 1, 1988, p. 12-13; Canadian who's who, v. 29, 1994, p. 22; and A dictionary of Canadian artists, 5th ed., v. 1, 1997, p. 122.

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Donated by Susan Wood in 2001, 2005 and 2007.

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Fonds consists of correspondence; diaries and notebooks; manuscripts of articles, film treatment, lectures, novel, poems, prose, reviews, short stories, speeches and stage plays; published works; sketchbooks; photographs; works about S. Andrews; teaching related material; theatrical design related material; juvenalia; exhibition catalogues; scrapbooks; miscellaneous; and realia.

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No restrictions on access.

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Text in English.

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Includes 6.9055 m of textual records; 3.435 m of sketchbooks containing ink, pencil, charcoal, pastel and watercolour sketches and multi-media collages as well as loose watercolour, pastel, oil, ink, pencil and charcoal sketches; 0.906 m of photographs; 650 slides; 19 linocut blocks; and 0.0625 m of realia including rubber stamps, a wallet and fabric patches.

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