Typed letter from Leslie Martin and Sadie Speight (Mrs Martin) to Piet Mondrian, dated 15 December 1936, relating that they had brought home from Ben Nicholson's studio a painting from Mondrian for them and telling him the second part of the translation would be sent at the end of the week (recto)

RIBApix ref no RIBA98667
Artist/PhotographerMartin, Sir Leslie (1908-2000)
Mondrian, Piet (1872-1944)
Speight, Sadie (1906-1992)
Subject Date1936
Image Date1936
MediumManuscript
Library ReferenceMaL/3
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This is one of a series of papers relating to the translation into Englsh of Mondrian's essay 'Plastic Art and Pure Plastic Art: Non-Figurative and Figurative Art' which was published in 1937 in Circle: International Survey of Constructivist Art (edited by Leslie Martin, Ben Nicholson and Naum Gabo).

Subject tags

artists, art objects