Vanessa Bell, recipient: Duncan Grant

Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant

[11 July 1919]

In Tate Britain

Created by
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Recipient
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Title
Letter from Vanessa Bell to Duncan Grant
Date
[11 July 1919]
Description
Letter from Vanessa Bell, Charleston, East Sussex, to Duncan Grant. She describes the visit of Marie Moralt, who is going to vaccinate Angelica and is embroidering a Grant design, and Roger Fry, with whom Bell paints. She discusses paintings she is going to make, Grant's male nude, and Roger's 'orchard piece' for which she sits. Also mentions Julian Bell, Miss Elwes, Tom Ford, and Pitcher.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Henrietta Garnett, May 2007.
Reference
TGA 20078/1/44/96

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