Vanessa with Angelica who believed for years she was the daughter of Clive Bell, she was in fact daughter of Duncan Grant, a confirmed homsexual and was to marry one of her father's lovers - Vanessa and Duncan being quite unable to be honest with her and put a stop to it.
HAROLD NICOLSON • English diplomat, author, diarist and politician. • Husband (open marriage) of writer Vita Sackville-West. • His younger son Nigel published works by and about his parents, including Portrait of a Marriage, their correspondence, and Nicolson's diary.
Sir Harold Nicolson (Lady Vita Sackville-West) In 1913, at age 21, Vita married the 27-year-old writer and politician Harold George Nicolson (21 November 1886 – 1 May 1968), nicknamed Hadji, the third son of British diplomat Arthur Nicolson, 1st Baron Carnock (1849–1928).