The personal papers of Marie-Louise von Motesiczky

April 1823–[2006]

collection owner: Marie-Louise Von Motesiczky, ‘The personal papers of Marie-Louise von Motesiczky’ April 1823–[2006]

Available online are items of correspondence from family and friends, professional correspondence, diaries, writings and photographs. Details of the remainder of the collection can be found on the Archive catalogue. Digitisation supported by the Marie-Louise von Motesiczky Charitable Trust (

Collection Owner
Marie-Louise Von Motesiczky 1906–1996
Tate Archive
Presented by the Trustees of the Marie-Louise von Motesiczky Charitable Trust, March 2012
TGA 20129

3,395 objects in this collection

April 1823–14 November 1994
The series consists of writings by Marie-Louise von Motesiczky, including diaries and journals, notes, poems, short stories, and art related texts; writings by her mother Henriette von Motesiczky, including poems, memoirs and short stories; writings by her brother Karl von Motesiczky; writings by Elias Canetti, including notes, chapters from books, and articles; writings by others on Marie-Louise; and writings by others on a variety of subjects, including poems, articles and plays.
TGA 20129/2