Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[31 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
[31 August 1938]
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, Charleston, Firle, East Sussex, to Duncan Grant. Describes difficulty in finding new subject to paint in and around Charleston, though she praises the beauty of the landscape. Also mentions Angelica and Quentin Bell, Elizabeth Curtis, and James Strachey remembering his schooldays with Grant at St Paul's School.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/209

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