Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[31 July 1934]

In Tate Britain

Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
[31 July 1934]
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, 8 Fitzroy Street, Fitzrovia, London, to Duncan Grant. Mentions Anastasia ('Ba') and Helen Anrep, Angelica and Julian Bell, Frankie Birrell (ill in a nursing home), Lady Bowen, Angus Davidson and Coolings Galleries, Louie Dunnet, Joan and Margery Fry, Julian Fry's family, Grace Germany, Ethel Grant, John Lehmann (who praised Grant's portrait of 'Mrs H'), Phyllis Keyes, the cat Marco Polo, Eleanor Marshall, Peter Morris, Raymond Mortimer, Harry Norton, and Mrs Stevens.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/194

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