ithell colquhoun magician born of nature
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depression

                               c. 1947

Indian ink and wash. 16 x 12¼in. (40.6 x 31.8cm.) Provenance NT. Exhibited London, Mayor Gallery, 1947, (drawings), no. 21. Cambridge, Heffer Gallery, 1953, no. 38. ? Penzance, Newlyn Gallery, ca. 1974. London, Parkin Gallery, 1977, no. 41, listed but not shown. Literature Ratcliffe, 2007, ill. b/w pl. 63. The technique is superautomatism.