Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

21 May 1956

In Tate Britain
Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
21 May 1956
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, Charleston, Firle, East Sussex, to Duncan Grant. She discusses Geoffrey Keynes, anxious about his brother John Maynard's art collection in nearby Tilton; the art dealers Agnew's and Tooth's; Grant's upcoming exhibition at Leicester Galleries; and Walter Higgens ('the D.' for 'Dolt') and Grace Germany's 25th wedding anniversary. Also mentions Angelica and Clive Bell, Henrietta Garnett, and John Higgens.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/229

Archive context

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