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
Professional
Date
c.October 1937–9 October 1989
Description
This sub-series contains subject files relating to Ronald Moody's professional life, including his involvement in Festac '77 and his work on his 'Savacou' sculpture. There are also files relating to Moody's broadcasts for the BBC and his other writing activities (including 'Amadu's Bundle'), as well as a file relating to his work as a dentist prior to pursuing an artistic career full-time.
Reference
TGA 956/2/2

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Ronald Moody, recipient: Ossie Murray Letter from Ronald Moody to Ossie Murray

[1975–6]

International Festival Committee Report on the tenth meeting of the International Festival Committee, Lagos

19–22 October 1976

Gadd & Pen, publishers, recipients: Ronald Moody, Uzo Egonu Letter from Gadd & Pen, publishers, to Uzo Egonu

12 November 1976

Ronald Moody, recipient: Gadd & Pen, publishers Draft letter from Ronald Moody to Gadd & Pen, publishers

[c.16 November 1976]

United Kingdom African Festival Committee Exhibition sub-committee Minutes of a meeting of the exhibition sub-committee

15 April 1976

United Kingdom African Festival Committee Exhibition sub-committee Minutes of a meeting of the exhibition sub-committee

27 July 1976

United Kingdom African Festival Committee Exhibition sub-committee Minutes of a meeting of the exhibition sub-committee

12 November 1976

United Kingdom African Festival Committee Exhibition sub-committee Minutes of a meeting of the exhibition sub-committee

3 December 1976

United Kingdom African Festival Committee Report of the United Kingdom African Festival Committee

[1977]

United Kingdom African Festival Committee List of artists whose work has been selected for exhibition

[c.20 November–22 December 1975]

Ronald Moody, recipients: Professor Archibald Cochrane, Epidemiological Research Unit (South Wales, UK) Letter from Ronald Moody to Professor A L Cochrane of the Epidemiological Research Unit (South Wales)

22 March 1963

Ronald Moody, recipients: Professor Archibald Cochrane, Epidemiological Research Unit (South Wales, UK) Letter from Ronald Moody to Professor A L Cochrane of the Epidemiological Research Unit (South Wales)

27 March 1963

Ronald Moody, recipients: Professor Archibald Cochrane, Epidemiological Research Unit (South Wales, UK) Letter from Ronald Moody to Professor A L Cochrane of the Epidemiological Research Unit (South Wales)

18 April 1963