Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Brochure for an exhibition at the Institute of Contemporary Arts, 1958. Includes artists' statements by Irwin, McHale, and Mesens.
Small exhibition poster. Institute of Contemporary Arts, 5-29 November 1958.
Brochure for an exhibition at The Union, Cambridge, February 7-19, 1959. Arranged by the Cambridge Contemporary Art Trust. One side of the sheet serves as a small poster. The verso includes a checklist and a commentary by Lawrence Alloway.
Photocopy of the original brochure. "Exhibition organized by Lawrence Alloway; 13 October - 20 November 1954; London: Institute of Contempoary Arts, 1954."--Leaf . With a list of the 83 items exhibited, including two collages books by John McHale: Palimpcestuous (no. 81) and Secret Life of a Talisman (no. 82).
Brochure. Subtitle: "27 November-15 December 1956. ICA Library, 17-18 Dover Street, London, W1." With an enumeration of the collages: "1. Zebra. 2. Puffhead. 3. Figurehead. 4. Rosehead. 5. Flexible head. 6. Chocolate head. 7. Dial. 8. Maphead. 9. Silverhead. 10. Furhead. 11. Olive head."
The Robert Osborn Papers contain drawings, paintings, posters, correspondence, collages, printed material, clippings, a sketch notebook, a wooden plate, and dolls. Drawings include drawings of Don Quijote, Charlie Chaplin, and drawings for several publications.
The papers contain correspondence with artistic and literary friends, Plank art work, art work of others, writings of friends, and a small quantity of personal papers. Prominent correspondents include H. D., Sylvia Townsend Warner, and Patrick White.