Personal papers of Eileen Mayo

1908–61

collection owner: Dame Eileen Mayo, ‘Personal papers of Eileen Mayo’ 1908–61

Items available online include letters, from Laura Knight and Dod Procter, and photographs of Eileen and family members at various stages in her life. The collection also includes small artworks including illustration work.

Details of the remainder of the collection can be found on the Archive catalogue.

Collection Owner
Dame Eileen Mayo 1906–1994
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to the Archive by Eileen Mayo, via her step-son, John Gainsborough, in March 1991.
Reference
TGA 916

97 objects in this collection

Title
Personal papers of Eileen Mayo
Date
1908–61
Description
Items available online include letters, from Laura Knight and Dod Procter, and photographs of Eileen and family members at various stages in her life. The collection also includes small artworks including illustration work.

Details of the remainder of the collection can be found on the Archive catalogue.
Reference
TGA 916

Showing 120 of 97 objects

Margaret Epstein, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Margaret Epstein to Eileen Mayo

3 October 1932

Margaret Epstein, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Margaret Epstein to Eileen Mayo

4 October 1932

Mark Gertler, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Mark Gertler to Eileen Mayo

19 June 1931

Duncan Grant, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Christmas card from Duncan Grant to Eileen Mayo

1931

Dame Laura Knight, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Laura Knight to Eileen Mayo

13 August 1926

Dame Laura Knight, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Laura Knight to Eileen Mayo

18 January 1927

Dame Laura Knight, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Laura Knight to Eileen Mayo

12 April 1927

Dame Laura Knight, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Laura Knight to Eileen Mayo

9 October 1927

Dame Laura Knight, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Laura Knight to Eileen Mayo

[c.29 October 1927]

Dame Laura Knight, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Laura Knight to Eileen Mayo

1 August 1927

Dame Laura Knight, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Laura Knight to Eileen Mayo

23 August 1927

Dame Laura Knight, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Drawing of female nude

20 December 1931

Dod Procter, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Dod Procter to Eileen Mayo

c.9 May 1927

Dame Laura Knight, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Laura Knight to Eileen Mayo

[c.7 September 1927]

Dame Laura Knight, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Laura Knight to Eileen Mayo

date not known

Dame Laura Knight, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Laura Knight to Eileen Mayo

date not known

Dame Laura Knight, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Drawing of female figure with leg raised

date not known

Unknown person(s) Christmas card featuring drawing of female nude

date not known

Dod Procter, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Dod Procter to Eileen Mayo

[c.21 February 1927]

Dod Procter, recipient: Dame Eileen Mayo Letter from Dod Procter to Eileen Mayo

9 November 1927