Vanessa Bell (1)

I had forgotten how redolent of Vanessa Bell’s paintings and personality the interiors of Charleston are, including the bedroom on the ground floor where she died on 7 April 1961 under a portrait of Julian from whose death she never wholly recovered:-

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3 thoughts on “Vanessa Bell (1)

  1. Mark Fisher says:

    Your splendid photographs do justice to the way that Roger Fry designed the gardens, a provision of plants and colours – marguerites and astrantia .

    Duncan Grant wrote to Vanessa Bell : you have “Genius in your life, as well as in your art “.

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