Saving the Messel magic

This personal archive of one of the twentieth century’s foremost theatrical designers, Oliver Messel (1904-1978), includes scrapbooks, sketchbooks, costume and set designs. The acquisition will ensure the archive stays together and is made accessible to the public.

A file of correspondence from the Oliver Messel Archive.
A file of correspondence from the Oliver Messel Archive
Applicant: 
University of Bristol
Location: 
University of Bristol, Senate House, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, Avon, BS8 1TH
Region: 
South West
Grant awarded: 
£80,000
Year awarded: 
2015