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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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 Item

Stephen Tomlin playing badminton with Dora Carrington, Saxon Sydney-Turner and Reine Pitman, 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/2/10/148
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of Dora Carrington standing to the left behind the badminton net at Ham Spray House, partially cut off from the edge of the photograph. Her partner is Saxon Sydney-Turner, who stands close to the net looking downwards. Stephen Tomlin bends down to pick up a shuttlecock and Reine Pitman stands with her back to the camera and her head down.

Dates: 1930
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Sydney Waterlow standing with W.J.H. Sprott, Dora Carrington and E.M. Forster, 1928-07

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/3/1/122
Scope and Contents Snapshot of Sydney Waterlow standing to the left, with his hands held together in front of him. He is smiling and looking downwards to the right. W.J.H. ('Sebastian') Sprott stands next to him, turning away from the camera, holding a book in his hands. Dora Carrington stands in the centre of the group, smiling and looking towards the camera. E.M. Forster stands next to her, with his hands together in front of him, looking downwards to the left. To the right, nearest the camera, sits a woman...
Dates: 1928-07
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Three women sitting on grass with water and trees in the background, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/886
Scope and Contents

One woman, sitting in a deckchair to the right, might be Dora Carrington.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Two women and a man on the lawn at Ham Spray House, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/530
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of three figures, all of whom have their faces obscured. The women might be Dora Carrington and Julia Strachey. The man appears to be wearing a dressing gown.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Unidentified woman holding baskets, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/76
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of a woman wearing a dark dress, possibly Dora Carrington. She is standing by a gate, looking towards the camera, with two small baskets in her hands.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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View of a person fishing, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/247
Scope and Contents

Faded snapshot of a man or woman (possibly Ralph Partridge or Dora Carrington) sitting by a river with a fishing rod in his/her hands. According to Frances Partridge's index, this image was taken in Spain.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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View of a woman sitting beneath a balcony, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/304
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of a distant woman, possibly Dora Carrington, sitting on a low wall beneath the balcony of a house. According to Frances Partridge's index, this image was taken in Spain.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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Woman with her back to the camera, 1922 - 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/4/1/62
Scope and Contents

Snapshot of a short-haired woman, possibly Dora Carrington, facing away from the camera. She is wearing a dark jacket and is holding a basket. According to Frances Partridge's index, this image was taken at Welcombe, Devon.

Dates: 1922 - 1930
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