This archive was presented to Worcester to mark the 40th anniversary of NADFAS.
Royal Worcester Porcelain design department archive by Worcester Porcelain Factory, 17781999
© Museum of Royal Worcester
- Books, watercolours & pictures
- Art Fund grant:
- £55,675 ( Total: £55,675)
- Acquired in:
- Royal Worcester
The archive consists of 1) Set of 27 Royal Worcester Factory Pattern Books. Each book recorded around 500 patterns drawn by hand which chart changes in fashion; 2) Series of 5 volumes of Special Order books for bespoke tableware and giftware; 3) Box of loose watercolour designs for animals and birds from the 1930s to 1960s which include the model record and original sketch by the modeller; 4) Approximately 1000 sheets recording a range of designs for tableware between circa 1900 and the 1930s; 5) Two prints of Warmstry Factory which used to hang in the Royal Worcester Managing Director's office, one is attributed to Paul Sandby.
Royal Worcester Porcelain Company.