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Vita with her son Ben.

NEW insights into the unorthodox marriage of Vita Sackville-West and Harold Nicolson will be revealed in a new exhibition at Sissinghurst Castle. This year marks the couple's anniversary and.

Author and poet Vita Sackville-West taken by Lord Snowdon which feature in the  exhibition

Lord Snowdon donates portraits of famous to National Gallery

Author and poet Vita Sackville-West taken by Lord Snowdon which feature in the exhibition “Small pleasures must correct great tragedies, therefore of gardens in the midst of war I bold tell.” ― Vita Sackville-West, The Garden.

Photo from 1913; from L to R, the writer Harold Nicholson & his wife, fellow writer Vita Sackville-West, her lover Rosamund Grosvenor, and Lionel Sackville-West.

FANTASTIC street scene for it's time - Harold Nicolson,Vita Sackville-West, Rosamund Grosvenor& Lionel Sackville-West 1913 - Bobbiestyle

Harold Nicolson and Vita Sackville-West The great secret of a successful marriage is to treat all disasters as incidents and none of the incidents as disasters. —Sir Harold Nicolson

Harold Nicolson and Vita Sackville-West The great secret of a successful marriage is to treat all disasters as incidents and none of the incidents as disasters.

Vita Sackville-West chatting with her husband’s lover, Raymond Mortimer, photo by Lady Ottoline Morrell, 1925

Vita Sackville-West chatting with her husband’s lover, Raymond Mortimer photo by Lady Ottoline Morrell, 1925 I love the jumble sale look of all the indoor furniture outdoors in Bloomsbury al frescos

Heartache among the hedgerows: Adam Nicolson remembers his childhood at…

Heartache among the hedgerows: Adam Nicolson remembers his childhood at Sissinghurst

Adam, Nigel and Harold Nicolson at Sissinghurst. Vita Sackville-West's son Nigel & Joanne Trautman edited the six volumes of Virginia Woolf's letters published in the and early

Vita Sackville-West, London, 1939. British writer and poet. The affair for which Sackville-West is most remembered was with the prominent writer Virginia Woolf in the late 1920s.  Woolf published one of her most famous novels, Orlando:  A Biography, in 1928.  It is a semi-biographical novel based in part on the life of Vita Sackville-West.  A film adaptation was released in 1992, starring Tilda Swinton as Orlando and Quentin Crisp as Queen Elizabeth I.

Vita Sackville-West, London, 1939 ~ “There is nothing more lovely in life than the union of two people whose love for one another has grown through the years, from the small acorn of passion, into a great rooted tree”

Vita Sackville west | Ici, Vita Sackville-West, l’âme des lieux...

Ici, Vita Sackville-West, l’âme des lieux. SACVILLE-WEST: Sissinghurst: Vita Sackville-West and the Creation of a Garden publication posthume en collaboration avec sarah Raven.

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