Marie Seton, recipients: Ronald Moody, Helene Moody

Letter from Marie Seton to Helene and Ronald Moody, addressed from Chicago

7–14 October 1950

Page 1

Created by
Marie Seton 1910–1985
Recipients
Ronald Moody 1900–1984 Helene Moody 1902–1978
Date
7–14 October 1950
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Ronald Moody, ‘Page 1’ 7–14 October 1950
Created by
Marie Seton 1910–1985
Recipient s
Ronald Moody 1900–1984
Helene Moody 1902–1978
Title
Letter from Marie Seton to Helene and Ronald Moody, addressed from Chicago
Date
7–14 October 1950
Description
This letter regards Marie Seton's mood, her preference for Europe over America, and her impressions of Europe during the previous year's visit. She refers to her regrets at staying so long in America and her hatred for American culture, Fascism, political illiteracy and warmongering there. Seton also mentions Donald's [Hesson, her then husband] struggles to finish his book and her own work on the Sergei Eisenstein biography.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Cynthia Moody, the sculptor's niece, 1995.
Reference
TGA 956/1/2/58/18

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