Files containing loose sheets of writings including faxes, draft letters, thoughts and artists statements on professional and personal matters, with related sketches, notes, correspondence, press-cuttings and images.
Notes, faxes, research and musings.
Notes on family matters. Pen drawing of a dragon accompanied by biographical notes. Note to Leslie Waddington of Waddington Galleries, London (28 October 1994) with a base and treble clef motif. Original unedited version of and notes for Barry Flanagan’s essay ‘Why the Hare’ (1997), accompanied by photocopies and a dictation. Notes of research including a facsimile of the depiction of a hare and its symbolism in ancient Egyptian hieroglyph’s. Fax to Felix Mottram of Waddington Galleries regarding this research. Note of the Fire Station Studios in Dublin.
Fax from Thomas Lighton of Waddington Galleries with an extract from the exhibition catalogue for ‘Barry Flanagan, Sculptures in Bronze 1980-1981’ at Waddington Galleries (1981). Faxes from Leslie Waddington, of Waddington gallery in regard to the archive kept there. Notes on the use of the human figure in sculpture. To do lists. Note of Jackass and Elephant (1995).