Duncan Grant, recipient: Vanessa Bell

Postcard [from Duncan Grant] to Vanessa Bell

[17 December 1921]

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Created by
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Recipient
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Date
[17 December 1921]
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Created by
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Recipient
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Title
Postcard [from Duncan Grant] to Vanessa Bell
Date
[17 December 1921]
Description
Addressed from Marseille. Addressed to Vanessa Bell, Maison Blanche, Rte. Ste. Anne, St Tropez, Var. The postcard concerns a brief update of his train journey along the French coast. The postcard features a reproduction of an image of the Town Hall and the steeple of Accoules at Marseille.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Purchased at Sotheby's Sale, 21st -22nd July 1980 [Lot numbers 201,204,208,211,223,224,227,228,229,233,239,245,250,261,262,266]. The letters were gathered from different rooms at Charleston Farmhouse (including the attics), by Quentin Bell, son of Vanessa and Clive Bell. They were lodged in the Library of King's College, Cambridge and then transferred to Sotheby 's in 1980 for the auction.
Reference
TGA 8010/5/1238

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