Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[4 August 1938]

In Tate Britain

Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
[4 August 1938]
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, Charleston, Firle, East Sussex, to Duncan Grant, London. She discusses finding Angelica's birth certificate in Lewes; she is to perform with the London Village Players in a Sussex tour of 'Gammer Gurton's needle'. Also mentions Quentin Bell, Carlo Goldoni, Grant's large painting 'St Paul's Cathedral' (c. 1938-1939), Mary Kingsley and Virginia Woolf's 'Three guineas' (1938), and Puss the cat.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/205

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