Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[c.7 February 1918]

Page 1

Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Date
[c.7 February 1918]
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Duncan Grant, ‘Page 1’ [c.7 February 1918]

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Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
[c.7 February 1918]
Description
Incomplete letter from Vanessa Bell, Charleston, East Sussex, to Duncan Grant. She describes a violent incident between her son Julian and his governess Mrs Brereton; a letter from Barbara Hiles discussing her relationships with fiancé Nick Bagenal and lover Sydney Saxon-Turner; and a late-night conversation with Bunny Garnett about Grant. Also mentions Dr Craig and Grant's parents.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/73

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