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Autograph letter signed : London, to Jane Clark, "Thursday" [1957].

Author: Edith Sitwell; Jane Clark, Lady; Kenneth Clark
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
Publication:Edith Sitwell letters to Kenneth and Jane Clark (MA 3848) item 155
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Thanking her for writing, especially when she has been ill; hoping she will be well enough to come to luncheon on Wednesday; mentioning that twice yearly for the past forty-one years Augustus John has declared his intention of drawing Sitwell, noting that this is starting to pall and complaining that she is being pestered by one of Sachie's acquaintances named Rainbird who is putting together a book on John's  Read more...
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Named Person: Augustus John; George Rainbird; Sacheverell Sitwell; Augustus John; George Rainbird; Sacheverell Sitwell
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Sitwell; Jane Clark, Lady; Kenneth Clark
OCLC Number: 773834470
Notes: Written on Sesame Imperial and Pioneer Club stationery.
Year of writing based on contents of the letter: George Rainbird published Augustus John's collection of drawings in 1957.
Part of a large collection of autograph letters of Dame Edith Sitwell to Kenneth and Jane Clark. Items in the collection have been described individually in separate catalog records; see related collection-level record for more information.
Description: 1 item (4 p.) ; 18.2 cm

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Thanking her for writing, especially when she has been ill; hoping she will be well enough to come to luncheon on Wednesday; mentioning that twice yearly for the past forty-one years Augustus John has declared his intention of drawing Sitwell, noting that this is starting to pall and complaining that she is being pestered by one of Sachie's acquaintances named Rainbird who is putting together a book on John's pictures.

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