Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[c.1918]

In Tate Britain
Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
[c.1918]
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, Durbins, Guildford, Surrey, to Duncan Grant, asking him to buy her paints. She discusses a failed attempt to paint the portrait of a former servant. Also mentions the artists' suppliers Roberson's and Newman's, Julian and Pamela Fry, and Virginia Woolf.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/87

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