Items available online are a range of works by Ithell Colquhoun including early watercolours and writings. The collection also includes: correspondence from leading figures in the art world from Man Ray to Lady Ottoline Morrell; records relating to Ithell's interest in the Occult; and surrealist paintings produced by her students.
Also available to view online from this collection is a typescript entitled, 'Recollection of Kurt Schwitters' - an article by Ithell Colquhoun about Schwitters' life and her acquaintance with him.
Details of the remainder of the collection can be found on the archive catalogue.
- Collection Owner
- Ithell Colquhoun 1906–1988
- Tate Archive
- Bequeathed by Ithell Colquhoun to the Tate Archive
- TGA 929
215 objects in this collection
Papers of Ithell Colquhoun (1906-1988)
General correspondence and related papers
Short story titled 'The Applicant', earlier called 'The Model'
Notes and drafts for a travel book titled 'The Living Stones: Cornwall', published by Peter Owen
Writing titled 'Notes on Automatism'
Essay entitled: 'Recollection of Kurt Schwitters'
- Notes and drafts for a travel book titled ‘The Living Stones: Cornwall’, published by Peter Owen
- This sub-series includes notes and drafts of the book. N.B. there is also a file of 'letters re living stones' in Box 6
- TGA 929/2/1/35
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