Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[13 February 1919]

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Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
[13 February 1919]
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, Charleston, East Sussex, to Duncan Grant, written soon after he had departed for London. She warns him not to contract influenza, describes an enjoyable conversation with her servants Nellie Brittain and Jenny Pratt, and worries about an unidentified tribunal. Also mentions Angelica Bell (originally named Susannah), Mrs Brereton ('La B.'), and Dr Mary Moralt.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/90

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