Guide to the Duncan Grant Letter 1943 March 25
Cage 5077

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Creator
Grant, Duncan, 1885-1978
Title
Duncan Grant Letter
ID
Cage 5077
Date
1943 March 25
Extent
1.0 folder
General Physical Description note
.05 linear feet of shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
Letter from Duncan Grant to Stanley Unwin, about Grant's art work used for the book jacket of "Monkey" by Arthur Waley.

Preferred Citation note

Duncan Grant letter to Stanley Unwin, 1943 March 25

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA.

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Biographical/Historical note

Duncan Grant was an English artist and member of the Bloomsbury group.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of a single item: an autograph letter, signed (1 page), from artist Duncan Grant to publisher Stanley Unwin of Allen and Unwin, dated March 25, 1943. The letter concerns Grant's original drawing for the book jacket of Arthur Waley's book "Monkey," and its subject, an unnamed "lady," to whom Grant gave the drawing when Unwin returned it to him.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries © 2016

http://www.libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright restrictions may apply.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

The Washington State University Libraries purchased this item from Jon S. Richardson Rare Books in 2016 (MS.2016.04).

Processing Information note

Cheryl Gunselman processed this collection in 2016.

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Related Materials

Related Archival Materials note

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections has several works of art by Duncan Grant, as well as other archival collections related to the Bloomsbury group.

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Controlled Access Headings

Personal Name(s)

  • Grant, Duncan, 1885-1978 -- Correspondence -- Selections
  • Unwin, Stanley, Sir, 1884-1968 -- Correspondence -- Selections

Subject(s)

  • Bloomsbury authors.
  • Bloomsbury group.
  • Literature.

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