Notes, John Elson and Leo Bestall

Bestall (MBE) Leonard Delabere
Production date
Circa 1950

Object detail

Brief Description
Notes by John Elson and Leo Bestall regarding exhibitions and museums.

a) Article by John Elson entitled: British Water-Colours - Reviewing the Exhibition at the Hawke's Bay Museum and Art Gallery. Outlines the rules and regulations for exhibiting in the Hawke's Bay Art Gallery.

b) Notes by Leo Bestall entitled: Notes on Establishment of a New Museum With Particular Reference to Hastings. Bestall provides his thoughts and concerns about a prospective Hastings museum and then discusses what is required to establish a museum under headings including equipment, finance, general and staff.
Production date
Circa 1950
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
a) Black ink on paper.
b) Blue ink on yellow paper.
Height x Width: 265 x 210mm
Height x Width: 275 x 215mm
Subject period
Subject date
Circa 1950
Credit line
from the Leo Bestall Collection
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