Lamp base, circa 1935, wood, decorated by Duncan Grant, maker unknown, 51 cm x 20.5 cm x 20.5 cm.

ca 1935 wood lamp base decorated by Duncan Grant. Maker unknown, 51 cm x cm x cm.

Lamp base, circa 1930-35, painted wood, light fitting (see lampshade T/172), decorated by Duncan Grant, 51 cm x 20 cm.

Lamp base, circa painted wood, light fitting (see lampshade decorated by Duncan Grant, 51 cm x 20 cm.

duncan grant

Earthenware bowl made by Quentin Bell Decorated by Duncan Grant Diameter Height One of Duncan Grant’s long-lived interests.

Bloomsbury group hand-painted altar

During our walk we popped into this amazing church with frescos hand-painted by the Bloomsbury group

Bathers in a Landscape, folding screen (1913) by Vanessa Bell (1879-1961); Victoria & Albert (V&A) Museum, London

Bathers in a Landscape

Vanessa Bell, Tents, - One of Vanessa Bell’s painted Omega screens—a Matissian composition of languorous nudes among triangular forms suggesting tents—was inspired by her experience of a Neo-Pagan camping expedition.

bloomsbury group. charleston house.

Charleston House Charleston studio mantelpiece detail including an portrait of a young Vanessa Bell by George Beresford. © Charleston Trust Photograph by Axel Hesslenberg