Three letters from Reginald Wilenski to Margaret Nash, and two letters of reply from Margaret to Reginald.

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  • Reference
      GB 70 TGA 7050/3817-3821
  • Dates of Creation
      1955 - 1956
  • Physical Description
      1 piece

Scope and Content

Letters concern Wilenski's wish to reproduce paintings by Paul Nash in the latest edition of his book 'The Modern Movement in Art' (Faber & Faber, 1st ed. 1927); his recommendation of the Victoria and Albert Museum to house Margaret's collection of Paul Nash photographs; Margaret's enquiries into Faber & Faber publishing a volume of reproductions of Nash paintings (with a forward by Wilenski) following the discontinuation of those by Penguin and Lund Humphries; and Wilenski's suggestion of Margaret approaching John Rothenstein for his connections with the Phaidon Press and their series of books on English Painters.