Marie-Louise Von Motesiczky

Journal

7 January–24 October 1953

In Tate Britain
Created by
Marie-Louise Von Motesiczky 1906–1996
Title
Journal
Date
7 January–24 October 1953
Description
Entries record daily routines, including visits from friends and relatives such as Julia Altschulova, Oskar Kokoschka and Sophie Brentano; progress with her painting; her relationship with Elias Canetti and impressions of their holiday in Austria; her mother's health; and recollections of her dreams. The journal contains sketches by Marie-Louise. English translations are available.
Format
Bound volume - diary
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented by the Trustees of the Marie-Louise von Motesiczky Trust, March 2012
Reference
TGA 20129/2/1/1/8

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