Sickert Trust Correspondence and Papers

Archive Unit

Scope and Content

Papers and correspondence concerning the transfer of the Sickert Family Collection from the Sickert Trust to the Borough of Islington. Papers include a contract between the Trust (Louise Powell, Thérèse Lessore's sister) and the Borough of Islington for the transfer of fourteen original works, dated 5 May 1951. Various lists of works are included, and a photocopy of the pamphlet 'A Brief Record of the Sickerts' Trust and its Work during the years 1946-1950'.