Catalogue of the set of watercolours painted by Weimin He during the reconstruction of the Weston Library

Bodleian Library, University of Oxford

Margaret Czepiel
2018



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Seven watercolours of the Weston Library refurbishment project, by artist-in-residence Weimin He

1 Jan. 2013 - 28 Sep 2018

Abstract:
A set of seven watercolours recording the Weston Library refurbishment project, by artist-in-residence Weimin He

Extent: 1 box
Language(s) of Material: English

Full range of shelfmarks:

MS. 12306

Biographical/Historical

The New Library of the Bodleian Libraries underwent a significant redevelopment between 2011 and 2014. Following the refurbishnment, the building was renamed the Weston Library in honour of the Garfield Weston Foundation who provided £25 million for the project. Weinmin He, the Univeristy of Oxford's artist-in-residence was asked to document the work and the result were seven watercolour paintings. Weimin He's biography can be found at http://www.heweimin.org.

Scope and Content

Watercolours by Weimin He, all signed and dated by the artist.

Restrictions on Access

Order as a book via SOLO.

Restrictions on Use

Permission to copy material must be obtained from the rights holder (Weimin He).

Acquisition

Donated by Weimin He, December 2016.

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. 12306].

Personal name(s) (NCA Rules)

He | Weimin | b 1964 | artist

Corporate name(s) (NCA Rules)

Bodleian Library | Oxford University

Subject(s)

21st century
Academic libraries -- Design and construction -- England -- Oxford
Bodleian Library -- Buildings -- Pictorial works
Watercolors, English -- England -- 21st century


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