Cecil Collins at the Central School of Art, London

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Cecil Collins was the artist's personal tutor when she was a student at the Central School of Art and Design between 1971–1974. She remained in touch with Cecil, attending his drawing classes at the City Lit in Covent Garden as well as becoming a colleague at the Central where she taught relief printmaking from 1979–1993. She has painted other portraits of Cecil Collins, including a portrait of Cecil with his wife Elisabeth at their flat in Paulton Square, Chelsea.

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Cecil Collins at the Central School of Art, London




oil on canvas


H 202 x W 67 cm

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donated by the Contemporary Art Society, 1986

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