Nine letters from Roger Boulton, Merton College, Oxford, to Margaret Nash, and five letters of reply from Margaret to Roger.

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  • Reference
      GB 70 TGA 7050/1868-1881
  • Dates of Creation
      1953 - 1954
  • Physical Description
      15 pieces

Scope and Content

First letters concern Boulton's request for unpublished writings and a drawing by Paul Nash to publish in the first issue of 'Landscapes' an illustrated quarterly concerning present trends in art and literature. Subsequent letters discuss the use of Nash's paintings 'Landscape of the Megaliths', 'Landscape of the Vernal Equinox', 'Solstice of the Sunflower', 'Eclipse of the Sunflower' and 'Sunflower and Sun' for reproduction (TGA 7050/1871-73); obtaining Penguin Books' block of 'Sunflower and Sun' for reproduction (TGA 7050/1873); the relevance of Sacheverell Sitwell's book 'Primitive Scenes and Festivals'(?) to the article (TGA 7050/1872-73); and the collapse of the project for publishing 'Landscapes' (TGA 7050/1879-81).

Related Material

Letter from Sacheverell Sitwell to Paul Nash (TGA 7050/1270)