Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[7 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
[7 August 1938]
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, Charleston, Firle, East Sussex, to Duncan Grant, asking him to retrieve from their London studio some Wedgwood pottery for Quentin to work on. She has been correcting proofs of the posthumous volume of Julian Bell's works, including the errors introduced by publisher John Lehmann. Also mentions Walter Higgens ('the Dolt'), John Maynard Keynes, Peter (?Morris), Puss the cat, R.C. Trevelyan ('Bob Trevy'), and Leonard and Virginia Woolf, the latter working on her biography of Roger Fry.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/207

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