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works in public collections Please remember that a work in the following list may not be on show at any particular time. It is a good idea to contact the gallery concerned before making a special visit. Bradford, Cartwright Hall Art Gallery      St. Elmo 1948 Cheltenham, The Wilson Art Gallery     Canna c.1934 Coleton Fishacre, Devon The National Trust property at Coleton Fishacre has nine small watercolours although only one or two are generally on display. Most date from the early-mid 1930s although one (Bloodstone, 1940) is part of the 'Diagrams of Love' series. All these works are included in the NTs on line catalogue although some of the information given is incorrect. Glasgow, Hunterian Art Gallery      Gouffres Amers 1939 Hull, Ferens Art Gallery      Feroze Mehta 1932 Hove, Museum and Art Gallery      Judgement of Paris 1930      Interior 1939 Jerusalem, Israel Museum      The Pine Family 1940      La Cathedrale Engloutie 1952 London, British Museum print room      Composition: three growing forms 1941      Mausoleum c1944      Rock Pool 1948 London, Museum of London      Hogarth’s house at Chiswick 1941 London, National Portrait Gallery      Humfry Gilbert Garth Payne 1934      Humfry Gilbert Garth Payne 1935      Self Portrait c.1930s      Self Portrait c.1930s London, Tate Britain      Scylla 1938 The Hyman Kreitman Research Centre at Tate Britain contains a large number of watercolours and drawings as well as Colquhoun’s personal and literary archive.  The catalogue is online. A pre-booked appointment is necessary to view items. London, University of London: College Art Collections.      Judith Showing the Head of Holofernes 1929 London, Victoria and Albert Museum print room      Cartoon for a Self Portrait 1933       Orchids 1938       Linked Islands I 1947       Triton c. 1971 Manchester, The National Football Museum      The Game of the Year 1953 Penzance, Penlee Art Gallery      Potentate II 1963      Southampton,  Southampton Art Gallery      Rivieres Tiedes 1939 Truro, Royal Cornwall Museum      Dark Fire 1980      Death of a Vampire in a Magic Mirror c.1945      Interior Landscape 1947      Landscape with Antiquities (Lamorna) 1955 Current location unknown. Government Art Collection      Marlowe's Faust c. 1931       
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