Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[30 September 1917]

Page 2

Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Date
[30 September 1917]
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Duncan Grant, ‘Page 2’ [30 September 1917]

In Tate Britain

Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
[30 September 1917]
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, Charleston, East Sussex, to Duncan Grant, London, anxious for his safety during the German air raids; she can hear the aircraft passing over the English coast. She describes intellectually demanding visitors to Charleston, where she is staying with Roger Fry, such as Barbara Hiles, Harry Norton and Virginia Woolf. Also mentions Mabel Selwood and Tisdall the dentist.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/68

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