Kenneth Armitage, recipient: Joan Augusta Monro Moore

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

[1939]

Page 1

Created by
Kenneth Armitage 1916–2002
Recipient
Joan Augusta Monro Moore 1909–1996
Date
[1939]
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
260 x 203 mm
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Kenneth Armitage, ‘Page 1’ [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 Road, Roundhay, Leeds
Date
[1939]
Description
The letter concerns a trip he took out to the sea where he has been drawing 'dozens' of women. He discusses the 'black emptiness' he feels all around him. The letter is illustrated with a sketch.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to the Tate Archive by Kenneth Armitage, 1999
Reference
TGA 9920/2/30

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