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Henry Moore

Space and shape so naturally fuse to make one.

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Henry Moore was born in Castelford (England) in 1898. He was the seventh in a miner family of eight children. After being demobilized- he was a soldier in the North of France during the first world war-he studied the sculpture at the Leeds School of Art, then at the Royal College in London from 1920 to 1924. His first personal exhibition is organized in 1928. His work was European art as well as . . .

14 work(s) available / 1 "Ladies of my street" work(s)

Child study
Sleeping child
Seated Figure
Log pile II
Elephant Skull,...
Group of figures
Glenkiln Cross,...
Girl doing homework...
Two standing figures
Tunnel arch and...
Reclining figures...
Two heads
The four sketches

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
* Henry Moore : the complete sculpture , 6 Vol., D. Sylvester et A. Bowness, Ed. Lund-Humphries, Londres, 1944-1999 All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • Henry Moore: scupture and drawings , H. Read, Curt Valentin, New York, 1944
  • Henry Moore: a study of his life and Work Read, Thames & Hudson, London 1965
  • H. Moore, F. Rozen, cahiers d'art contemporain Repres, A. Maeght Ed., 1983
  • Henry Moore, sculpture, Franco Russoli, et autres, Ed. Cercle d'Art, 1984
  • Henry Moore, dessins, Ann Garrould, Ed. Cercle d'Art, 1988
  • Henry Moore , D. Mitchinson & J. Sallabrass, Albin Michel, Paris, 1992
  • A Monumental Vision: The Sculpture of H. M., J. Hedgecoe, Collins & Brown, 1998
  • Henry Moore: retrospective , cat. d'expo., Fondation Maeght, 2002
  • Henry Moore, Grard-Georges Lemaire, Ed. Cercle d'Art, 2003
  • The Life of Henry Moore, R. Berthoud, Giles de la Mare Publishers, 2003
To read from the artist :
  • My Ideas, Inspiration and Life as an Artist , Ebury Press, Londres, 1986
  • Writings and conversations, University of California Press, Oakland, 2002
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Art movements

  • + SURREALISM / 1924-1969 / Marcel Duchamp, Dora Maar, Kurt Schwitters, Taro Okamoto, Antonio Berni, etc.
  • + UNIT ONE GROUP / 1933 / Edward Burra, Paul Nash, etc.
  • + MODERN SCULPTURE / 1930-1970 / William Kenneth Armiage, Constantin Brancusi, Anthony Caro, Naum Gabo, Pablo Gargallo, Isamu Noguchi, etc.
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