- 1960-2008. (Creation)
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Extent and medium
128 boxes, 10 parcels.
Name of creator
Irene Amos (1927 - 2012) was an artist and a painter, teacher, administrator and supporter of Queensland's visual arts. She became a Queensland Art Gallery Society committee member in 1977, and held the positions of membership secretary, purchasing convenor and vice-president. Amos was awarded Australia's first Master of Creative Arts degree in 1986. She received the Order of Australia Medal in 1991. She gifted her personal art collection to the Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery.
Collection previously titled as: Papers, 1960-2008
Collection alternatively titled as: Irene Amos Collection.
Includes material formerly catalogued at UQFL236.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Art exhibition catalogues, programs, invitations, correspondence, newsletters, biographies, annual reports, notices, minutes, balance sheets, membership cards, supplements, typed drafts, receipts, posters, notices, cards, postcards, press clippings, constitutions. Some of this material relates to the Johnstone Gallery, Royal Queensland Art Society and Victor Mace Fine Arts.
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Conditions governing access
Unrestricted access, except access to correspondence is restricted. Application for access may be submitted to the Fryer Librarian for consideration.
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Name access points
- Royal Queensland Art Society (Subject)
- Amos, Irene (Subject)
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Revised, AM, 10-Oct-2022.
Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.