Only Connect - Sir Michael Tippett <> T.S. Eliot

How are these sitters connected?

T.S. Eliot
by Patrick Heron
NPG 4467

The connection

Michael Tippett described T. S. Eliot as his ‘spiritual father’. At their last meeting, Tippett teased him for the prose style of his play, The Family Reunion.

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