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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 133 Collections and/or Records:

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Dora Carrington sitting by the sea, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/75
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington wearing a dark jacket, sitting with her hands on her lap and her head downwards. The sea and shore are in the background. According to Frances Partridge's index, this image was taken at Welcombe, Devon.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting in a rural landscape, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/441
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting on a blanket with her hands raised and touching together in front of her. Her face is obscured by damage to the photograph surface.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting near water, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/753
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of the back of Dora Carrington. She wears shorts and a striped top, and has her head buried in her raised right arm. A small lake and grassy bank are visible in the background.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting on board a large sailing boat, 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/2/80
Scope and Contents

Blurred snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting with her hands by her sides and her hair blowing across her face.

Dates: 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting outdoors, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/174
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting with an unidentified man in a rural landscape. A tree, house and hill are in the background.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting outdoors with H.T.J. Norton, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/851
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington kneeling on cushions in the background, looking towards the camera. H.T.J. ('Harry') Norton lies on cushions in front of her. A lattice fence made with tree branches is behind them and an open umbrella rests against it.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting outdoors with James Strachey, 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/2/10/47
Scope and Contents Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting to the left on a wooden bench in a garden. A wall and flower border are in the background. She looks down to the right at an open book which she holds in her hands and rests on the bench. James Strachey sits next to her, with his legs crossed. An open book rests on his knees and is held by his left hand, and his right hand is outstretched to hold the book Carrington is also holding. He looks down to the left. In her index, Frances Partridge gives the...
Dates: 1929
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Dora Carrington sitting outdoors with Julia Strachey, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/698
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting to the left, wearing a jacket with a flower in the lapel, looking towards the camera. Julia Strachey sits to the right, also looking towards the camera. Both women are frowning.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting with a man in a boat, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/325
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington, who is looking downwards. According to Frances Partridge's index, the man sitting in the boat next to her might be Alan MacIver. This image is the same as FCP/7/4/1/442.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting with Alix Strachey, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/839
Scope and Contents

Faded snapshot of Alix Strachey sitting on a cushion in the foreground holding a book in her right hand, with her left hand raised. Dora Carrington sits on a cushion in the background, looking downwards. A lattice fence made with tree branches is behind them, and an open umbrella rests against it to the right.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting with Alix Strachey in the garden of Ham Spray House, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/562
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting on the lawn, with an empty deckchair in front of her, looking at the camera. Next to her on the lawn sits Alix Strachey. The verandah and back wall of Ham Spray House are visible in the background.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting with Barbara Bagenal, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/866
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting on grass in a field with trees in the distance. She looks towards the camera and holds her right hand outstretched towards Barbara Bagenal's chin. Barbara Bagenal also sits on the grass, with her knees raised, looking towards the camera.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting with Janie Bussy, Paul Hyslop and Arthur Waley, 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/3/1/116
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Janie Bussy sitting with her back to the camera at a table laid with teacups and teapots on the lawn of Ham Spray house. To the right nearest the camera sits Arthur Waley, with a pipe in his mouth, also with his back to the camera. Dora Carrington sits to the right of the group at the table, with her left hand raised to her face. Paul Hyslop sits furthest from the camera, with his right hand reaching across his chest to his jacket pocket, looking to the left.

Dates: 1928
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Dora Carrington sitting with John Banting, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/466
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting on a grassy slope, looking at the camera. John Banting sits beside her to the left, both hands on the ground and his right leg stretched in front of him. This image is the same as FCP/7/4/1/538.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting with John Banting, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/538
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting on a grassy slope, looking at the camera. John Banting sits beside her to the left, both hands on the ground and his right leg stretched in front of him. This image is the same as FCP/7/4/1/466.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting with Julia Strachey and Stephen Tomlin, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/526
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting in a chair in the garden of Ham Spray House. She sits to the right, looking down at paper or material on her lap. Julia Strachey and Stephen Tomlin lie on the grass in the background.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting with Julia Strachey and Stephen Tomlin, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/529
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting on the lawn of Ham Spray House, looking away from the camera to the right. She is looking towards Stephen Tomlin who lies on the grass in front of her, smiling. Julia Strachey lies on the grass to the right, resting on her elbows, looking down at her hands. She wears a patterened headscarf.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting with Lytton Strachey and Ralph Partridge, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/551
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting on the lawn by the verandah of Ham Spray House. She is looking down at a newspaper she rests on her lap. To the right, Lytton Strachey sits in a deckchair, wearing a hat, with his legs crossed, also reading a newspaper. Ralph Partridge sits in a deckchair between them. He, too, holds a paper in his hands. Another person wearing a hat sits in a deckchair in the background.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting with Lytton Strachey and Sebastian Sprott, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/501
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting on the left, wearing a white skirt, looking to the right away from the camera. Lytton Strachey reclines in the centre, with his legs crossed and stretched out in front of him. Sebastian Sprott rests on his elbow to the right, with his legs crossed in front of him, and looking towards the camera. They are sitting in a grassy field with trees behind them.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting with Lytton Strachey, Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/400
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting to the left in a deckchair in a walled garden. To her right is Lytton Strachey wearing a hat, then Vanessa Bell also wearing a hat, both sitting in deckchairs. In the foreground is Duncan Grant, lying on the grass, smiling at the camera.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting with Marjorie Strachey, Frances Partridge and Ralph Partridge, 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/2/10/13
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting on the lawn near the verandah of Ham Spray House. Her right knee is raised and she holds a jug up to her face. Next to her sits Marjorie Strachey, with her left hand raised and her left elbow resting on her knee. Frances Partridge sits next to her, and Ralph Partridge kneels on the grass to the right. All look towards the camera.

Dates: 1929
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Dora Carrington sitting with Pansy Lamb, Poppet John and Vivien John., 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/628
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington, who faces the camera but has her eyes closed, and has her left hand raised to her chin. Pansy Lamb is sitting next to Dora Carrington, and looks at her. On the right and left sit Poppet and Vivien John, who both look towards the camera. All are sitting on the grass in front of the verandah of Ham Spray House.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington sitting with Phillis De Janzé, 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/3/1/272
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting on the lawn of Ham Spray House, with an open umbrella and a hedge behind her, smiling and looking downwards. To the right sits Phillis De Janzé, with her right arm outstretched, also smiling and looking downwards.

Dates: 1929
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Dora Carrington sitting with Ralph Partridge in Holland, 1929-07

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/3/1/237
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington sitting to the left on a bench outdoors, with glass window panes behind her. She looks down to the right. Ralph Partridge sits next to her on the bench, looking to the left towards her, holding his hands together on his lap.

Dates: 1929-07
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Dora Carrington standing alone, 1928-03 - 1928-06

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/3/1/37
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington standing by the pampas grass at the edge of the garden at Ham Spray House. She is wearing a light-coloured dress and boots, has her hands by her sides, and looks to the right.

Dates: 1928-03 - 1928-06
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