John Banting, recipient: John Humphrey Spender

Letter from John Banting to Humphrey Spender

[c.1960–70]

Page 1

In this letter, written from Hastings in Sussex, John Banting writes to say he wishes he had seen Humphrey alone. He mentions 'Quentin', and 'Craxton', and that 'Costa' [? Costa Achillopoulo] has to have another operation. He also mentions 'Ed' [? Ed Burra].

Created by
John Banting 1902–1971
Recipient
John Humphrey Spender 1910–2005
Date
[c.1960–70]
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Estate of John Banting, 1902-1971, ‘Page 1’ [c.1960–70]

In Tate Britain

Created by
John Banting 1902–1971
Recipient
John Humphrey Spender 1910–2005
Title
Letter from John Banting to Humphrey Spender
Date
[c.1960–70]
Description
In this letter, written from Hastings in Sussex, John Banting writes to say he wishes he had seen Humphrey alone. He mentions 'Quentin', and 'Craxton', and that 'Costa' [? Costa Achillopoulo] has to have another operation. He also mentions 'Ed' [? Ed Burra].
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
This collection was presented to the Tate Archive by Humphrey Spender in 1997.
Reference
TGA 9717/1/33

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