Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[c.1926]

In Tate Britain

Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
[c.1926]
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, Charleston, Firle, East Sussex, to Duncan Grant. She has begun a large painting of four nude females, describes Durrant the builder's attempt to find the source of a heating problem in the house, and mentions their forthcoming trip to Italy. Also mentions Angelica and Quentin Bell, Angus Davidson, Nigel Farnell, Roger Fry, Mary Hutchinson, Paul Hyslop, John Maynard Keynes, Dadie Rylands, and Leonard and Virginia Woolf.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/139

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