Duncan Grant, recipient: Vanessa Bell

Postcard from D. [Duncan Grant] to Vanessa Bell

[26 July 1935]

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Created by
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Recipient
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Date
[26 July 1935]
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Charleston Trust (Lewes, UK), ‘Front’ [26 July 1935]
Created by
Duncan Grant 1885–1978
Recipient
Vanessa Bell 1879–1961
Title
Postcard from D. [Duncan Grant] to Vanessa Bell
Date
[26 July 1935]
Description
Addressed from Rome. Addressed to Vanessa Bell, Charleston, Firle, Lewes, Sussex. The letter concerns a new pair of gloves that Bell has bought. The postcard reproduction of a photograph of the Church of S. Croce in Gerusalemme, Rome.
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 8010/5/1687

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