Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[c.1916]

In Tate Britain

Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
[c.1916]
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, 46 Gordon Square, Bloomsbury, London, to Duncan Grant, Wissett Lodge, Suffolk. Written after a visit to Grant in Wissett. Along with other gossip, implies that Virginia Woolf's invitation to Dora Carrington to dinner is to find out about Bell's relationship with Grant and David 'Bunny' Garnett. Others mentioned include Clive, Julian and Quentin Bell, John Maynard Keynes, Lytton Strachey, Barbara Hiles, Faith and Hubert Douglas Henderson, John Tresidder Sheppard, Mabel Selwood and her partner Dick, and Florrie.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/49

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