Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[29 May 1940]

In Tate Britain

Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
[29 May 1940]
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, Charleston, Firle, East Sussex to Duncan Grant, Plymouth, Devon, where he is working as a war artist. Mentions Mary Baker, Keith Baynes, Angelica, Clive and Quentin Bell, Louie Dunnet, Walter Higgens ('the D.' for 'Dolt'), Barbara Hiles and Nick Bagenal, Desmond MacCarthy and G.E. Moore ('the Moor'), and Leonard and Virginia Woolf.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/214

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