Art UK has updated its cookies policy. By using this website you are agreeing to the use of cookies. To find out more read our updated Use of Cookies policy and our updated Privacy policy.

Close
Feroze Mehta
© the artist's estate. Photo credit: Ferens Art Gallery

Feroze Mehta 1932

Ithell Colquhoun (1906–1988)

Ferens Art Gallery

Painter, draughtsman, writer, poet and lecturer, born in Shillong, Assam, India. Studied at Slade School of Fine Art, 1927–31, where her teachers included Henry Tonks and Vladimir Polunin, then privately in Paris and Athens. Showed extensively, including LG, Contemporary Art Society, Tate Gallery and abroad, and had solo shows at Fine Art Society, Mayor Gallery and elsewhere. Michael Parkin Fine Art held a show of her early paintings and drawings in 1977, in the same year the Newlyn Orion Gallery organising Surrealism: Ithell Colquhoun.

Text source: 'Artists in Britain Since 1945' by David Buckman (Art Dictionaries Ltd, part of Sansom & Company)


Do you know someone who would love this resource? Tell them about it...