Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[c.31 December 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.31 December 1925]
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, Charleston, Firle, East Sussex, to Duncan Grant, complaining of the wet and windy weather. She discusses sending a still life via Peck (to the 1926 International Exhibition at Dresden?) and their decorations for the Hutchinsons' Regent's Park house to the upcoming London Group exhibition, possibly for sale. Also mentions Angelica, Clive, Julian and Quentin Bell, Bicknell, the oculist Elliot, Roger Fry, Bunny Garnett, Ethel Grant, 'Hog', John Maynard Keynes and Lydia Lopokova, and Mrs Uppington and her recently deceased mother.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/137

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