Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[14 October 1957]

In Tate Britain
Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
[14 October 1957]
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, Charleston, Firle, East Sussex, to Duncan Grant, about travel arrangements; Matthew Smith's portrait of Angelica Bell (1957) and Maurice de Vlaminck's 'Village in Provence' (1914); and a possible sighting of the recently launched Soviet satellite 'Sputnik 1'. Also mentions Claude and Alan (?Rogers), and Grace Germany.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/223

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