collection F2019 - Ellen Simon fonds

Zone d'identification

Cote

CA OTTCA F2019

Titre

Ellen Simon fonds

Date(s)

  • 1947-1999 (Production)

Niveau de description

collection

Étendue matérielle et support

6 drawings : pencil on paper ; 41 x 24 cm or smaller
2 pages of textual record

Zone du contexte

Nom du producteur

(1916-2011)

Notice biographique

Ellen Simon, stained-glass artist and art therapist, was born in 1916 in Rosedale, Toronto, Ontario. She was educated in Toronto at Jarvis Collegiate Institute, the Ontario College of Art, and in New York at the Art Students League. She also studied at the New School, the Bank Street School Writers Laboratory, the New York Psychiatric Institute and the Art Therapy Training Institute. She began an apprenticeship at Yvonne Williams's stained glass studio in Toronto in 1941 and continued to work there until 1978. Ellen Simon retired in Amesbury, Massachusetts. She died on November 19, 2011.

Histoire archivistique

The drawings were held by Rosemary Kilbourn until 1999.

Source immédiate d'acquisition ou de transfert

Fonds was donated by Ellen Simon in 1999.

Zone du contenu et de la structure

Portée et contenu

Fonds consists of pencil drawings executed by Ellen Simon as designs for the stained glass windows on the east wall of Strachan Hall, Trinity College. At the time she was working for the Yvonne Williams Studio, and the work was commissioned by Gerald Larkin. Three of the windows were completed. The fonds also includes a statement written by Ellen Simon in 1999 regarding the commission, design and execution of the windows.

Évaluation, élimination et calendrier de conservation

Accroissements

None expected

Mode de classement

Zone des conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

Conditions d’accès

None

Conditions de reproduction

Copyright is held by Trinity College

Langue des documents

Écriture des documents

Notes de langue et graphie

Caractéristiques matérielle et contraintes techniques

Instruments de recherche

Finding aid attached.

Instrument de recherche téléversé

Zone des sources complémentaires

Existence et lieu de conservation des originaux

Existence et lieu de conservation des copies

Unités de description associées

Descriptions associées

Zone des notes

Note

encapsulated

Identifiant(s) alternatif(s)

Mots-clés

Mots-clés - Sujets

Mots-clés - Lieux

Mots-clés - Noms

Identifiant de la description

OTTCA-F2019

Identifiant du service d'archives

Règles et/ou conventions utilisées

Langue(s)

  • anglais

Écriture(s)

Sources

Zone des entrées

Sujets associés

Personnes et organismes associés

Lieux associés