Papers of Ithell Colquhoun (1906-1988)

[c.1700–1987]

collection owner: Ithell Colquhoun, ‘Papers of Ithell Colquhoun (1906-1988)’ [c.1700–1987]

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
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Bequeathed by Ithell Colquhoun to the Tate Archive
Reference
TGA 929

215 objects in this collection

Title
Writings
Date
1902–[c.1980]
Description
This series includes IC's prose writings, poetry and lectures, as well as fragments of each. They include writings on personal themes, on local history, on art, and on the occult.
Reference
TGA 929/2

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Ithell Colquhoun Short story titled ‘The Applicant’

date not known