Rex Whistler Archive

Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum wished to acquire the archive of interwar artist and designer, Rex Whister.  The archive was collected by Whistler's brother, Laurence, following the artist's death during the Second World War.

Rex Whistler's drawing for an advertisement for Guinness
Rex Whistler's drawing for an advertisement for Guinness
Applicant: 
Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum
Location: 
Salisbury & South Wiltshire Museum, The Kings House, 65 The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2EN
Region: 
South West
Grant awarded: 
£350,000
Year awarded: 
2013