Records of the Hanover Gallery

1948–73

collection owner: Hanover Gallery (London, UK), ‘Records of the Hanover Gallery’ 1948–73

Available online are letters from Francis Bacon to the Hanover Gallery dating from 1948 to 1958.

Details of the remainder of the collection can be found on the Archive catalogue.

Collection Owner
Hanover Gallery (London, UK)
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
The records were acquired from Erica Brausen by purchase in two batches. The records of stock, sales and purchases, scrap albums and photograph albums were purchased in 1986, and the material relating to Francis Bacon in September 1987.
Reference
TGA 863

18 objects in this collection

Title
File of eight letters addressed to Arthur Jeffress and Erica Brausen
Date
1948–58
Description
One letter from Francis Bacon to Arthur Jeffress, 30 Jul 1948, six letters from Bacon to Erica Brausen, 1951-1958 and one copy letter from Erica Brausen to Bacon, 1958. The correspondence is about dates for exhibitions, Bacon's travels in Zimbabwe and Egypt, and advances of money.
Reference
TGA 863/6/1