Alastair Morton and Edinburgh Weavers. Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art 1978, exhibition catalogue.
Andreae, Christopher, Winifred Nicholson. Lund Humphries, Aldershot 2009.
Alfred Wallis, Christopher Wood, Ben Nicholson. Scottish Arts Council, Edinburgh and Pier Arts Centre, Orkney, 1987. Catalogue for an exhibition with essays by Charles Harrison and Margaret Gardiner.
Baddeley, Oriana, Collins, Judith, Grimes, Teresa, Five Women Painters. Lennard Publishing, Oxford, 1989.
Britain at the Venice Biennale, ed. Sophie Bowness and Clive Phillpot. The British council, London 1995.
Button, Virginia, Christopher Wood, London, Tate. 2003.
Christopher Wood, Arts Council Touring Exhibition. 1979.
Circle, London, Faber and Faber, 1937. ‘Unknown Colour’ by Winifred Nicholson, pp. 57-61, illus, [as Winifred Dacre]
Corbett, Val. A Rhythm, a Rite and a Ceremony: Helen Sutherland at Cockley Moor. Penrith, Midnight Oil.
Ede, Jim. A way of life: Kettle’s Yard. Cambridge University Press, 1984.
Faulkes, Sebastian: The Fatal Englishman: three short lives. London, Vintage 1996.
Foster, Alicia, Tate Women Artists. London, Tate. 2004.
John Gage, Colour and Meaning: art, science and symbolism. London, Thames and Hudson. 1999.
Gale, Matthew, Alfred Wallis. London, Tate. 2004.
Grimes, Teresa, Collins, Judith, and Baddeley, Oriana, Five Women Painters. Oxford, Lennard Publishing, 1989.
Hammer, Martin and Lodder, Christina, Constructing modernity: the art and career of Naum Gabo. London, Yale University Press. 2000.
Harrison, Charles. English Art and Modernism 1900-1939. Yale University Press, 2nd edition 1994.
Hugo, Jean. Le regard de la mémoire. Paris, Actes Sud, 1983.
Influence and Originality: Ivon Hitchins, Frances Hodgkins, Winifred Nicholson, Landscapes c1920 to c1950. Exhibition catalogue for Djanogly Art Gallery. Lund Humphries, 1996.
Ingleby, Sebastian: Christopher Wood. London, Alison & Busby, 1995.
Kettle’s Yard and its artists, compiled by Matthew Gale. Cambridge, Kettle’s Yard, 1995. pp 48-51, 68-69
Khoroche, Peter: Ben Nicholson: drawings and reliefs. Aldershot, Lund Humphries, 2002.
Khoroche, Peter: Ivon Hitchins. Aldershot, Lund Humphries. 2007. (New edition, revised and enlarged).
Lane, John: The Living Tree: art and the sacred. Green books. 1988.
Lewison, Jeremy. Ben Nicholson. London, Tate Gallery, 1993.
Liberation of Colour, World Review, Dec.1944, pp29-40, illus [as Winifred Dacre]
Lynton, Norbert: Ben Nicholson. London, Phaidon Press, 1993.
Nicholson, Andrew (ed). William Nicholson, Painter: paintings, woodcuts, writings, photographs. London, Giles de la Mare Publishers. 1996.
Nicholson, Jovan, Art and Life: Ben Nicholson, Winifred Nicholson, Christopher Wood, Alfred Wallis, William Staite Murray, 1920-1931, Philip Wilson Publishers, London 2013.
Nicholson, Jovan, Winifred Nicholson in Cumberland, Abbot Hall, Kendal, 2016
Nicholson, Jovan, Winifred Nicholson, Liberation of Colour, Philip Wilson Publishers, London 2016.
Nicholson, Winifred. Flower Tales. Cumbria, LYC Press. 1976. Limited edition.
Oliver, Cordelia: Winifred Nicholson, Raine, Kathleen: Winifred’s Garden, Saunders, Linda: King Pellinore’s Wife. The Green Book 2, 1987, pp 17-39.
Ragtime, Rugs and Wallhangings; an exhibition of rag rugs old and new. Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead, August 1988.
Raine, Kathleen. The land unknown. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1975. pp.138-9.
Raine, Kathleen. The lion’s mouth. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1977. pp. 9-10, 35-40, 125.
Raine, Kathleen, Winifred Nicholson’s Flowers, Lane, John, Greening Refreshment: the flower paintings of Winifred Nicholson, Temenos vol. no. 8. 1987, pp 163-80.
Reed, Patricia (ed). Artists as Rugmakers. London, The Boveridge Press, 1994. Published to accompany a touring exhibition organised by Tim Nicholson 1992-5.
Russell, John. Ben Nicholson. London, Thames & Hudson, 1969.
Schwartz, Sanford. William Nicholson. London, Yale University Press. 2004.
Sorell, Mary: Winifred Nicholson, The Studio, vol. 148. no. 736, July 1954.
Strang, Alice, Winifred Nicholson in Scotland. National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh, 2003.
Tennant, Emma. Rag Rugs of England and America. London, walker books. 1992. pp. 59-64.
The Nicholsons: a story of four people and their designs. York City Art Gallery 1988, catalogue for an exhibition.
Watt, Alexander, Winifred Nicholson, the Artist, vol. XIV, no. 1, Artists of note: number thirty-one, September 1937.
Unknown Colour, paintings, letters, writings by Winifred Nicholson. Faber and Faber, compiled by Andrew Nicholson, London 1987.
Winifred Nicholson, A Cumbrian Perspective. Exhibition catalogue for Castlegate House Gallery, Cockermouth, 2005.
Winifred Nicholson, Exhibition Catalogue for Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge 2001,
Winifred Nicholson, Exhibition catalogue for The Tate Gallery, by Judith Collins, London 1987.
Winifred Nicholson: Paintings 1900-1978. Exhibition catalogue for the Third Eye Centre, Glasgow. 1979.