More unhappiness followed with the suicide of her sister Virginia in 1941, and estrangement from her daughter Angelica, when she married
David Garnett, her father's former lover, in 1942.
During Vanessa's last years she lived at Charleston which remained a great inspiration for her painting.
Quentin Bell (ed.), Julian Bell Essays, Poems and Letters, London, 1938
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