Collection of forty sketchbooks and fragments of sketchbooks

1935–74

collection owner: Graham Sutherland OM, ‘Collection of forty sketchbooks and fragments of sketchbooks’ 1935–74

Available online is a collection for forty sketchbooks by Sutherland. These date from 1935-1974 and cover most of his career. They were started shortly after his first visit to Pembrokeshire, when he began the habit of going walking with a sketchbook to jot down the impressions and ideas he could use in his paintings.

Collection Owner
Graham Sutherland OM 1903–1980
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented by Mrs Kathleen Sutherland, the artist's widow, in 1981.
Reference
TGA 812

40 objects in this collection

Title
Collection of forty sketchbooks and fragments of sketchbooks
Date
1935–74
Description
Available online is a collection for forty sketchbooks by Sutherland. These date from 1935-1974 and cover most of his career. They were started shortly after his first visit to Pembrokeshire, when he began the habit of going walking with a sketchbook to jot down the impressions and ideas he could use in his paintings.
Reference
TGA 812

Showing 120 of 40 objects

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 1

1935–6

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 2

1936–7

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 3

1940

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 4

1940–4

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 5

1942–3

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 6

1943

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 7

1943

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 8

1943

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 9

1943–4

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 10

1943–4

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 11

[c.1944–9]

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 12

1944–5

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 13

1946

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 14

1946–9

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 15

[c.1947–50]

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 16

1947–57

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 17

1947–62

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 18

1950

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 19

1950

Graham Sutherland OM Sketchbook 20

[c.1950–3]