Paintings

5-4-3-2-1 by Pauline Boty, 1963, oil on canvas
5-4-3-2-1, 1963, oil on canvas

All of Pauline Boty’s works here are in private collections unless otherwise stated. Where a work is available to view the museum or gallery holding it is listed with a link to an image of the piece if known.
Items that are presumed lost or whereabouts unknown are listed as “Unknown” with a note of their original sighting.
A number of pieces have come up for auction in recent years and links are provided where available.
Dimensions, where shown, are of Height followed by Width.

UNTITLED [HEAD OF CHERUB ON RED BACKGROUND]
c. 1955, oil on unprimed canvas, 14 x 14.5 cm

UNTITLED [STILL LIFE WITH CHAIR, BLACK JUG AND DRAPERY]
c. 1955, watercolour and pastels on paper, 35.5 x 30 cm

UNTITLED [SELF PORTRAIT]
c. 1955, oil on Reeves oil sketching paper, 56 x 38 cm

UNTITLED [GIRL IN BATH]
c. 1957, watercolour on paper, 37 x 51.5 cm

UNTITLED [GOLDEN NUDE]
c. 1957/8, oil on paper, 59.3 x 44.2 cm

UNTITLED [NUDE IN INTERIOR]
c. 1957, oil on hardboard, 50.2 x 60 cm

UNTITLED [STUDY FOR SELF-PORTRAIT IN STAINED GLASS]
c.1958, watercolour on paper

UNTITLED [LANDSCAPE WITH LACE]
c. 1958, lace, watercolour, bronze gilt paint on paper, 21 x 51.5 cm

DESIGNS FOR STAINED GLASS WINDOW
c. 1958, gouache on paper, 24.5 x 8 cm

ICARUS
gouache on paper, mounted on board, 38.4 x 25.6 cm

UNTITLED [NUDE ON THE BEACH]
c. 1958/9, watercolour on paper, 39.5 x 48 cm

UNTITLED [GIRL ON THE BEACH]
c. 1958/9, watercolour on paper, 48.5 x 38.5 cm

UNTITLED [STILL LIFE WITH FLOWERS IN VASE]
oil on wooden board, 36.8 x 37 cm

WILLIAM’S EVENING OUT
oil
Exhibited at Young Contemporaries, February 1959

UNTITLED [STILL LIFE WITH PAINT BRUSHES]
c. 1959–61, pencil, gouache and metallic paint, 52.7 x 40.5 cm

UNTITLED [AFTER DELAUNEY]
c. 1960, gouache on paper, 40 x 50 cm

UNTITLED [LANDSCAPE WITH RAINBOW]
c. 1961, oil on board, 96 x 126 cm

UNTITLED [RED, YELLOW, BLUE ABSTRACT]
c. 1961, oil on board, 126 x 97 cm

GERSHWIN
1961, oil on board, 127 x 97 cm

RED MANOEUVRE
1962, oil on board, 126 x 96 cm

EPITAPH TO SOMETHING’S GOTTA GIVE
1962, oil on hardboard, 106.5 x 127 cm

COLOUR HER GONE
1962, oil on hardboard, 121.9 x 121.9 cm. On view at Wolverhampton Art Gallery [link]

WITH LOVE TO JEAN-PAUL BELMONDO
1962, oil on canvas, 152 x 122 cm

MARILYN WITH BEADS
c. 1962, oil on canvas. [Unknown]. Referenced in photos of Boty with the work by John Aston [link]

MONICA VITTI WITH HEART
1963, oil on canvas, 80 x 65 cm

THE ONLY BLONDE IN THE WORLD
1963, oil on canvas, 122.4 x 153 cm. On view at Tate St Ives [link]

MY COLOURING BOOK
1963, oil on canvas, 121.9x 152.4 cm. On view at Muzeum Sztuki in Łódź, Poland [link]

5-4-3-2-1
1963, oil on canvas, 125 x 100 cm

PORTRAIT OF DEREK MARLOWE WITH UNKNOWN LADIES
1963, oil on canvas, 142 x 148 cm. On view at Tate Britain [link]

CELIA WITH SOME OF HER HEROES
1963, oil on canvas, 152 x 122 cm. On view at Museu Coleção Berardo, Lisbon, Portugal [link]

TOM’S DREAM
1963, oil on canvas, 188 x 156 cm

CUBA SI
1963, oil on canvas and collage, 96 x 125 cm

SUNFLOWER WOMAN
c. 1963, oil on canvas, 95 x 78 cm

BIG JIM COLOSIMO
1963, oil on canvas, 79 x 63 cm

SCANDAL ’63
c. 1963, oil on canvas. [Unknown]. Referenced in photos of Boty with the work by Michael Ward [link] and Lewis Morley [link]

JULY 26
c. 1963, oil on canvas. [Unknown]. Referenced in photos of Boty with the work by Michael Ward [link] and on the wall of Black Dwarf newspaper in the 1968 BBC documentary “The New Radicals”

IT’S A MAN’S WORLD I
1964, oil on canvas with collage, 153 x 122 cm

COUNT DOWN TO VIOLENCE
1964, oil on canvas, 98 x 83 cm

IT’S A MAN’S WORLD II
1964/5, oil on canvas, 125 x 125 cm

STUDY FOR BUM
1966, watercolour and ink on paper. 50 x 40.6 cm

BUM
1966, oil on canvas, 76.2 x 45.7 cm [link]