Residence of Mr & Mrs Leonard Woolf, 52 Tavistock Square, London: mirror and writing table in the dining room

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RIBApix ref no RIBA52385
Architect/DesignerBell, Vanessa (1879-1961)
Grant, Duncan (1885-1978)
Artist/PhotographerDell & Wainwright
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1930
Image Date1930
Library ReferenceDWN1072
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Leonard and Virginia Woolf lived in Tavistock Square from 1924 to 1939 and ran the Hogarth Press from the basement there. The interior decorations were by Virginia's sister, Vanessa Bell, and Duncan Grant. The decorative panel over the mirror is a needlework panel for which the original design (gouache on board) is at Charleston, Bell and Grant's home in Sussex.

Subject tags

houses, interior decoration, seating, dining rooms, mirrors