Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Harriet Cohen

Letter No.: 
VWL1273
Jan 3d [1938]

From R. Vaughan Williams,
The White Gates,
Westcott Road,
Dorking.

Dearest Harriet

I know that artists don’t care about honours.
But we who admire your art want to have some tangible method of expressing it - so you mustn’t mind too much1
Love from

RVW


1. Cohen had been awarded a CBE in the New Year Honours.

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Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
MS Mus. 1642, f. 83
General notes: 

Date inferred from Cohen’s CBE.

Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
380103