Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[13 June 1923]

In Tate Britain

Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
[13 June 1923]
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/122

Description

Letter from Vanessa Bell, 46 Gordon Square, Bloomsbury, London, to Duncan Grant, Paris. She describes visits from or to Clive Bell, Angus Davidson, John Maynard Keynes and Lydia Lopokova, Matthew Smith, Adrian and Karin Stephen, Lytton Strachey, and Virginia Woolf, and reports on the illnesses of various friends and family members - Angelica Bell, Barbara Hiles, and Jane and Ralph Strachey. Also mentions Nellie Brittain, Dorothy Bussy, Douglas Davidson, Roger Fry, Desmond MacCarthy, John Middleton Murry (who has recently founded his journal 'The Adelphi'), Ralph's wife Margaret, Pippa Strachey, Saxon Sydney-Turner, and the dentist Tisdall.

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