John Nash, recipient: William Harry Nash

Letter from John Nash to William Harry Nash

[14 August 1917]

Page 1

Created by
John Nash 1893–1977
Recipient
William Harry Nash
Date
[14 August 1917]
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Paul Nash, ‘Page 1’ [14 August 1917]

In Tate Britain

Created by
John Nash 1893–1977
Recipient
William Harry Nash
Title
Letter from John Nash to William Harry Nash
Date
[14 August 1917]
Description
The letter describes Nash's experiences at an advanced bombing position on the front line, and explains that he was promoted to Lance Corporal not for an act of gallantry but for his work for the company. Nash mentions that he has received a cheque 'for my "Canal" picture which was in the NEAC [New English Art Club]'.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Gift of Anstice Shaw, September 1983.
Reference
TGA 8313/1/3/14

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