File 4 - Francis Rose Retrospective Exhibition

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GB 359 SLG-EX-1966-4


Francis Rose Retrospective Exhibition


  • 1966 (Creation)

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Material relating to the ‘Francis Rose Retrospective Exhibition’, held at the South London Art Gallery from 25 March to 23 April 1966. Includes: catalogue; invitation card to private view; original press cutting and photocopies of seven press cuttings; biographical information about Francis Rose; a typed list of pictures; details of works for sale and a note that some of the pictures were not able to be shown at the start of the show as they did not arrive from Paris; a list of where advertisements were placed; a press release and letter sent to the press; and a list of those to receive complimentary catalogues.

There is also correspondence with lenders (c. 35 recipients); and correspondence about arrangements for the exhibition, including transport; details.

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The file is likely to be located in offsite storage. If you would like to consult the material, please contact Southwark Local History Library and Archive to arrange an appointment.

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Southwark Archives

RES 708.2 SOU

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