Cecil Collins

The Invocation
ink and watercolour
15 x 22 ins
(38.10 x 55.88 cm)

signed Cecil Collins and dated upper right

Exhibited: Lefevre Gallery, Cecil Collins, 1945, no.56; Whitechapel Gallery, Cecil Collins: a retrospective 1928-59, 1959, no.195, illustrated in the catalogue; Tate Gallery, Cecil Collins, 1989, no.106, illustrated in the catalogue

Literature: Alex Comfort, Cecil Collins: paintings and drawings 1935-45, 1946, p.48; Anthony Bertram, Cecil Collins, The Studio, Jan 1954, vol.147, pps 20-23, illustrated; William Anderson, Cecil Collins: the quest for the Great Happiness, 1988, pl.42


The Invocation by Cecil Collins