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

  • Katherine Massey (Speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation


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 KingdomShow on map
Degree of RecognitionNational