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Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

16 April 1956

In Tate Britain

Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
16 April 1956
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, 23 Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, to Duncan Grant, written on 16 and 17 April, and originally enclosing a cheque for Grace Germany. She is staying with Quentin and Anne Olivier Bell, their children Julian and Virginia, and Grant and Bell's grand-niece Henrietta Garnett. She discusses painting with Quentin in his rooms at King's College from the model, and also mentions Clive Bell and Barbara Hiles ('B').
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/228

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