Prices for the work of such figures as Duncan Grant
, Vanessa Bell and Dora Carrington are reflecting the vogue
But when 64-year-old Duncan Grant
got his information pack, he found he'd have to take out a loan for that sum from Glasgow firm Celsius Energy Solutions.
Paintings by Bloomsbury Group members Duncan Grant
, Vanessa Bell and Roger Fry will be hung near the original William Morris design for Trellis wallpaper, watercolours by May Morris and first editions of Vita Sackville-West's poem, The Garden, and Virginia Woolf's novel, Kew Gardens.
Her portraits, the largest part of her oeuvre, are close in spirit to Neue Sachlichkeit, but more broadly her art was in accord with efforts to reconcile tradition and modernity internationally, from Diego Rivera to Duncan Grant
to the Novecento Italiano.
(Monks House Papers are available on microfilm in many research libraries.) The Charleston Papers consist in the main of letters written to or by Clive and Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant
which had accumulated in their home; the library houses Quentin Bell's photocopied set; letters from Roger Fry, Maynard Keynes, Lytton Strachey, Virginia Woolf, Vita Sackville-West, E.
He attended pottery classes at Camberwell School of Arts and Crafts and worked at Yeoman Pottery in Kensington, coming under the influence of Cuthbert Hamilton, a member of the Vorticist group who had worked at the Omega pottery with Roger Fry, Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant
, the artist Henry Lamb and the poet Roger Senhouse.
This biography of Patrick Nelson, the lover and lifelong friend of Bloomsbury Group artist Duncan Grant
, reveals the many lives of a queer black Jamaican man during much of the 20th century.
One of the most extraordinary--and inherently controversial--things about this complex and astonishing project, executed between 1941 and 1944 by Vanessa Bell, Duncan Grant
, and Quentin Bell, is their positioning of a cast of local people and sights within the works.
Forster, John Maynard Keynes, Clive Bell, Lytton Strachey and Duncan Grant
. They would congregate at the country house called Charleston Farmhouse, owned by Woolf's sister Vanessa Bell, an artist.
Artists Duncan Grant
and Vanessa Bell - now played by Rupert Penry-Jones and Eve Best - are nature fans obsessed by the creatures in their gardens and surrounding areas.
Vanessa's relationship with her husband is crumbling and she comes to the realisation that she is in love with Duncan Grant
and so begins a life devoted to him and her children.