Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[c.1925]

In Tate Britain

Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
[c.1925]
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, Charleston, Firle, East Sussex, to Duncan Grant. She sets him various errands : to find a mislaid table; to telephone the Legal Aid Society about a dispute with Darracott Seymour; to organise the visits of Stephen Tomlin and Edward Wolfe to Charleston; and to return her key. Bell describes her children sunbathing, and her use of the palette knife in painting. Also mentions Grace Germany, Barbara Hiles and her baby Timothy Bagenal, and J. Bryce Smith Ltd.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/128

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