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Modern Couples: Art, Intimacy and the Avant-garde at Barbican Art Gallery [London]

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<br>Queen Mary's Dolls' House was a gift to Queen Mary from the nation; a showcase for contemporary craft and design, it preserved for history the ideal home of the 1920s, at a scale of one foot to one inch. Princess Marie
A Note of explanation ©

A new exhibition at the Barbican Art Gallery explores the artistic dialogue that results from intimate relationships between artists. A section of the exhibition will concentrate on the Bloomsbury Group, with attention paid to the relationship between Vita Sackville-West and Virginia Woolf. The recently-discovered copy of Vita Sackville-West's A Note of explanation, made for the library of Queen Mary's Dolls' House, will be lent from the Royal Collection. 

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