Collections, Library and Archive

Collections, Library and Archive

Cataloguing the Edward James Archive

Posted on 13th February 2018

The cataloguing of Edward James's unique personal archive has recently begun. The focus of this project will be the Cultural Papers, a diverse and illuminating body of material with content ranging over many areas of the creative arts including visual art, literature, music and ballet.

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    They Fly Higher Who To The Summit Strive

    Posted on 6th November 2017

    A Postcard to West Dean is a hand-woven tapestry made at the West Dean Tapestry Studio in 1986. Now a main feature of the College's Dining Hall, the piece was commissioned to commemorate Edward James's death and acknowledge his support and ambition for West Dean College.