Inside the Cash Book: Regional History and the Cost of Design

Katherine Massey (Speaker)

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

    Description

    This paper takes as it subject a simple cash book measuring 32cm by 13cm. The book contains a record of the expenditure and income of the illustrator and artist, Tom Carr (1912-1977) from April 1948 until June 1954. It offers a rare and detailed insight into the working practices of a jobbing illustrator.
    Period6 Sep 2019
    Event title2019 Annual Conference of the Design History Society
    Event typeConference
    LocationNewcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom
    Degree of RecognitionNational