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Carrington, Dora de Houghton, 1893 - 1932 (painter)

 Person

Dates and places

1893-1932

Sphere of activity

Painter

Relationships

Wife of Ralph Partridge and friend of G. Lytton Strachey.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

Dora Carrington and Lytton Strachey

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/27/352
Scope and Contents

Photograph of Dora Carrington standing beside Lytton Strachey. Strachey is seated in a low canvas chair. Carrington is wearing jodhpurs and riding boots, and is carrying a saddle under her right arm. Possibly taken at Ham Spray House. Print, 13.8 x 8.5. Inscribed on back, by P.N. Furbank, with names. (Sleeve 138)

 Item

E.M. Forster with owl painting

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/27/350
Scope and Contents

Photograph of E.M. Forster wearing a white shirt and dark tie, with a painting of an owl in the background. 1/2 length, profile to left, slightly blurred. Taken at Ham Spray House. Print, 10.6 x 6. Inscribed on back, by E.M. Forster, 'Ham Spray / taken by Carrington'. (Sleeve 137)

 Item

Portrait of E.M. Forster, 1920

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/27/903
Scope and Contents

Portrait of E.M. Forster by Dora Carrington. Print, 18.5 x 15. Inscribed on back, [possibly at the National Portrait Gallery], with details of the gift to the National Portrait Gallery. (Sleeve 378)

Dates: 1920
 Item

Ralph Partridge and Dora Carrington

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/27/353
Scope and Contents

Photograph of Ralph Partridge and Dora Carrington standing on a narrow balcony. Ralph Partridge is wearing a light coloured suit and Carrington is wearing a dark velvet skirt and jacket. Carrington holds the balcony railings with her left hand, and both look to the right. Print, 13.9 x 8.5. Inscribed on back, by P.N. Furbank, with names. (Sleeve 138)

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