Kenneth Armitage, recipient: Joan Augusta Monro Moore

Letter from Kenneth Armitage to Joan Moore, addressed 21 Earlswood Avenue, Roundhay

[1939]

In Tate Britain

Created by
Kenneth Armitage 1916–2002
Recipient
Joan Augusta Monro Moore 1909–1996
Title
Letter from Kenneth Armitage to Joan Moore, addressed 21 Earlswood Avenue, Roundhay
Date
[1939]
Description
The letter concerns his ideas for new work, namely 'Golioth' and a dancing figure inspired by Gluck's 'Dance of the Blessed Virgins'. He also writes about the Yorkshire Fells, which he compares to a sculpture of a woman.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to the Tate Archive by Kenneth Armitage, 1999
Reference
TGA 9920/2/14

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