Thy Thoughts O Life by Cecil Collins

This work was painted the year Collins started work on 'The Vision of the Fool' and the visual imagery - the sea, an island, the heart with a key, the shooting star illuminating the sky - is closely related to the concerns of his written work.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour & ink on paper
Dimensions:
38 x 56 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,000 ( Total: £8,000)
Acquired in:
1992
Vendor:
Anthony d'Offay Gallery

Provenance

The artist's estate; Anthony d'Offay Gallery.

Venue details

Bolton Museum, Aquarium & Archive Le Mans Crescent, BOLTON Lancashire BL1 1SE 01204 332 211 www.boltonmuseums.org.uk/museum

Entry details

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