Ref NoGMG/1/3/4/1/10
TitleLutyens; Robert, portrait of LPS
Extent1 file
Creator NameManchester Guardian and Evening News Limited; Chairman's Office; Laurence Prestwich Scott
DescriptionFile containing correspondence with Gerard Fay, Kenneth Searle and Robert Lutyens, and others, on the commission of a portrait of LP Scott by Lutyens. Papers include the arrangement of sittings, the portrait's progress (with comments by both parties), correspondence regarding where the finished portrait should hang, and a photograph of Scott with the finished portrait (undated).

Also included, is correspondence between Fay and Searle, on the resignation of the former, after 28 years at the Guardian, and the promise that the agreement he had made with Lutyens will not be affected by the financial difficulties that the paper is experiencing, December 1966 - January 1967.
System Of ArrangementSubject and chronological
Access StatusOpen
TermPortrait Painting



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