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. Bell worries about Grant's health and the move to Charleston; she discusses conscientious objectors Adrian Stephen, Gerald Shove and his fiancée Fredegond Maitland working as farm labourers in Cheltenham, and a trip to the cinema with her children. Letter also mentions Clive Bell, Herbert Duckworth, David 'Bunny' Garnett, Faith Henderson, Mary Hutchinson, John Maynard Keynes, Karin Stephen, John Tresidder Sheppard, and Virginia Woolf.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/52

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