Vanessa Bell, Spalding, Frances. Published by Ticknor & Fields, New York, 1983. 8vo up to 9½” tall., xvi, 399pp. with 62 black and white and colour illustrations, bibliography, index. Beige cloth with red spine titles. Volume is in fine, unmarked condition; unclipped dustjacket has light shelf wear.
The seminal and authorized biography of British artist Vanessa Bell (1879-1961). Bell was known for her colourful Post-Impressionist paintings. Several of her portraits may be seen on the book covers of novels written by her sister Virginia Woolf. Vanessa Bell was married to Clive Bell another member of the Bloomsbury group.