Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Postcard from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[2 May 1912]

In Tate Britain
Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Postcard from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
[2 May 1912]
Description
Postcard from Vanessa Bell, Paris, to Duncan Grant, 38 Brunswick Square, Bloomsbury, London. Bell is in Europe with Roger Fry. She describes the hanging of an exhibition at the Galerie Barbazanges, Paris, organised by Fry with Charles Vildrac, where Grant's 'Dancers (second version)' (1912) was complimented; they later have dinner with Vildrac's family. Also mentions the Camden Town Group, Henri Lucien Doucet, and Rose Duhamel. The postcard is illustrated by an image of Stockalper Palace, Brigue, Valais, Switzerland.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/7

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