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Light in the darkness

The Summer Solstice found Strange Flowers in the Cornish hamlet of Lamorna, once home to Ithell Colquhoun. It seems only appropriate that on this, the shortest day of the year, we return to Colquhoun with a look at a recently discovered and newly released work by the artist and writer. 379 more words


The Judgement of Paris

This painting isĀ The Judgement of Paris by the 20th century artist Ithell Colquhoun. It was completed in 1930 and unlike other paintings of this theme it shows the goddesses as powerful and strong figures. 226 more words

20th Century Art

Places: Lamorna

What would the world be, once bereft
Of wet and of wildness? Let them be left,
O let them be left, wildness and wet;
Long live the weeds and the wilderness yet.
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