Archives & Library

Archive Collections

The Centre holds and provides access to archive material relating to the study of British art and architectural history. The collections contain the research papers of art historians, museum directors and curators; dealers; art critics, collectors and other individuals working in the field of art history.

William Packer

9 boxes. This material has not yet been catalogued and is not listed. (Ref WJP) Please contact collections staff for more information.

The archive relates to William Packer's work as an art critic and includes his copy for published articles of art criticism, mainly prior to editorial intervention. The material comprises, for the most part, original typescripts. Sometimes it also includes related editorial correspondence and an edited version of the text. The writings include reviews of exhibitions, galleries and books and essays and cover the period 1969-2009. 

William John Packer (b.1940) is an Art Critic and Painter.

A photographic portrait of William Packer in blue shirt in office setting

William Packer,