At first a refuge from wartime London, Charleston later became Bell's permanent home and its garden and surrounding countryside became important subjects for her work.

It is the only known painting by Vanessa Bell of the house.


Given by artist to Julian Bell.


The Charleston Trust, Near Firle, Lewes, East Sussex, BN8 6LL
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