Papers of Ronald Moody

1900–94

collection owner: Ronald Moody, ‘Papers of Ronald Moody’ 1900–94

Available online are a selection of items which reflect key periods in Ronald Moody's life and career. These include sketches, a project file relating to Moody's sculpture 'Savacou', letters from his close friend, Marie Seton relating to her life in India, and documents relating to Moody's escape from France in 1940 and subsequent return to England. In addition, there is material relating to Moody's literary work, including typescripts for BBC broadcasts on art and samples of his poetry.

Details of the remainder of the collection can be found on the Archive catalogue.

Collection Owner
Ronald Moody 1900–1984
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Cynthia Moody, the sculptor's niece, 1995.
Reference
TGA 956

248 objects in this collection

Title
Correspondence with friends
Date
14 November 1937–16 March 1984
Description
This sub-series contains correspondence from friends and acquaintences, mainly regarding minor personal news. There is a substantial quantity of letters from Marie Seton, a film critic and biographer, mainly relating to her life in India and her relationships with prominent Indian politicians including Indira Gandhi and Krishna Menon.
Reference
TGA 956/1/2

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Antonia White, Ronald Moody, recipient: Kobus Hooykaas Photocopy of a letter from Ronald Moody to Kobus Hooykaas translated by Antonia White

20 December 1945

Antonia White, recipient: Ronald Moody Postcard from Antonia White to Ronald Moody

24 August 1946

Antonia White, recipient: Ronald Moody Postcard from Antonia White to Ronald Moody

1946

Antonia White, recipient: Ronald Moody Letter from Antonia White to Ronald Moody

30 October 1972