Pauline Boty Collection

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Collection of 120 slides of the work of artist Pauline Boty (one of the key figures in the British Pop Art movement) with related papers. Includes list of articles, publications and journals with references to the artist.

Administrative / Biographical History

Pauline Boty was born in 1938 and died in 1966. She is considered to be Britain's only significant female Pop art painter.

Conditions Governing Access

Access for visitors is by appointment only.

Other Finding Aids

List available at the Library (database)

Archivist's Note

Description by Althea Greenan, MAKE 2002. Submitted to the Archives Hub as part of Genesis 2009 Project.

Custodial History

Funding was provided by Lord Hollick and the Arts Council to create a photographic record of the work of Pauline Boty. The project was administered by Sue Watling.