Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[c.1923]

In Tate Britain

Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
[c.1923]
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, Monk's House, Rodmell, East Sussex, to Duncan Grant, describing her return from London to a flooded cottage. She speculates about Grant's relationship with Stephen Tomlin, frets about the exhibition of her paintings at the April 1923 London Group show, and gives Roger Fry's report about Edward Debenham and Boris Anrep's 'scheme'. Also mentions Angelica and Quentin Bell, Grace Germany, Dora Harland, Matthew Smith and Mrs Uppington ('Mrs Up').
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/114

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