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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 standing alone, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/822
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington standing outdoors, holding an umbrella as a sunshade, looking towards the camera.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington standing alone, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/24
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington standing on a snowy slope with her arms outstretched, looking towards the camera.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington standing alone, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/455
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington looking towards the camera, but her face partly obscured by her hair. She is wearing a patterned jumper and stands with her left arm at her side.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington standing alone, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/659
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington standing on the lawn in front of the verandah of Ham Spray House. She wears a light skirt and dark jumper, and has her left hand on her hip. Her head is turned away from the camera to the right.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington standing alone, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/660
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington standing in the Ham Spray garden by a pampas grass. She is wearing a light-coloured dress and boots. Her hands are by her sides and she looks away from the camera to the right.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington standing alone at Weymouth, Dorset, 1927-09 - 1927-10

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/3/1/4
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington standing on the sandy beach, wearing a dark jacket with a dark skirt and light-coloured blouse. Her left hand is in the pocket of her jacket and her right hand is by her side. She looks to the right.

Dates: 1927-09 - 1927-10
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Dora Carrington standing alone at Weymouth, Dorset, 1927-09 - 1927-10

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/3/1/14
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington standing on the sandy beach, with the sea and town behind her. She holds a bag in her left hand by her side, and looks towards the camera.

Dates: 1927-09 - 1927-10
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Dora Carrington standing by a church, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/690
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington wearing a light-coloured dress and looking towards the camera. Her left hand is holding a metal railing, which is protecting a grave adjacent to the church wall. This might be St Lawrence Church, Lechlade, Gloucestershire.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington standing by a river, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/360
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington wearing a short white dress, standing on the shallow edge of a river. Her back is towards the camera and she is looking down at the water.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington standing in a field near Ham Spray House, 1927-12

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/3/1/23
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington standing with her back to the camera, under the branches of a bare tree. There is snow on the ground and the downs can be seen in the distance.

Dates: 1927-12
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Dora Carrington standing in a stone doorway, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/451
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington standing with her hands in her pockets, looking towards the camera. There are piles of snow in the road in the foreground.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington standing in the garden of Ham Spray House, 1928 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/3/1/213
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington wearing a skirt and jumper, standing on the lawn in front of the verandah of Ham Spray House. She has her right hand in front of her and her left hand rests on her left hip. She looks to the right.

Dates: 1928 - 1929
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Dora Carrington standing naked near rocks, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/203
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington with her back to the camera and her right elbow resting on a large rock. According to Frances Partridge's index, this image was taken in Devon.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington standing next to a man wearing a hat, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/311
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington, who is looking at the camera with her hands by her sides. Next to her is a man wearing a hat, also looking towards the camera. According to Frances Partridge's index, this might be Alan MacIver. This image is the same as FCP/7/4/1/429.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington standing next to a man wearing a hat, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/429
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington, who is looking at the camera with her hands by her sides. Next to her is a man wearing a hat, also looking towards the camera. According to Frances Partridge's index, this might be Alan MacIver. This image is the same as FCP/7/4/1/311.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington standing on a rocky shore, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/222
Scope and Contents

Faded snapshot of Dora Carrington looking downwards, standing on pebbles by water. According to Frances Partridge's index, this image was taken in Devon.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington standing outside with Vivien John, 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/2/154
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington standing to the right, holding the bridle of a horse with her right hand and looking downwards. Vivien John sits on her horse and looks towards the camera, smiling. An unidentified man wearing a hat stands to the left of the image. Frances Partridge's index questions whether the location is Fryern Court, Hampshire, the home of Augustus John between 1927 and 1961.

Dates: 1930
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Dora Carrington standing with a cat named Tiber, 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/2/10/32
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington standing on the verandah of Ham Spray House. She wears a patterned dress with short socks and holds a cat close to her chest with both hands. She looks towards the camera.

Dates: 1929
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Dora Carrington standing with a cat named Tiber, 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/2/10/33
Scope and Contents

Close-up snapshot, slightly blurred, of Dora Carrington standing on the verandah of Ham Spray House. She wears a patterned dress and holds a cat close to her chest with both hands. She looks towards the camera.

Dates: 1929
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Dora Carrington standing with Barbara Bagenal, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/288
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington with her hands together in front of her, standing next to Barbara Bagenal who has her hands by her sides. Both women are looking towards the camera.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington standing with Boris Anrep, 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/3/1/224
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington standing in a garden with a hedge and trees behind her, and a border with bushes in the foreground. She stands to the left, pointing and looking to the left. Boris Anrep stands next to her, with his right hand holding her elbow.

Dates: 1929
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Dora Carrington standing with James Strachey, Saxon Sydney-Turner and Ralph Partridge, 1928-03 - 1928-06

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/3/1/32
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Snapshot of Ralph Partridge standing to the left, with his right hand in the pocket of his jacket, looking to the right at James Strachey, who stands with his left hand on his hip. Saxon Sydney-Turner stands with both hands on his hips, looking to the right at Dora Carrington. She stands to the far right and looks towards Saxon Sydney-Turner. They stand in a grassy field with trees in the background.

Dates: 1928-03 - 1928-06
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Dora Carrington swimming in the river Kennet, 1928-07

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/3/1/109
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington swimming in the middle of the river, showing only her head and shoulders. She looks to the right. Behind her, a man is also swimming. A note in the album suggests this might be Roger Senhouse.

Dates: 1928-07
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Dora Carrington tobogganing at Tidmarsh, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/7
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: These albums contain snapshots, professional studio portraits and picture postcards. The subjects include holiday scenes, views of Tidmarsh Mill House and Ham Spray House, friends sharing picnics outdoors, pets and animals. Many individuals have been identified from Frances Partridge's indexes FCP/7/1/1 and 7/1/2. In some cases, she lists several names corresponding with one album page number so there may be occasional mis-identification of individuals. Any additional information or...
Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Dora Carrington up a ladder, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/234
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington standing half way up a ladder, which is resting on a large pruned tree. According to Frances Partridge's index, this image was taken in Devon.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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