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Henry Moore was the father to my ambitions to become an artist, but — as they say — life had other plans. Became a writer instead. Still, many of the things I picked up from reading and studying Moore when I was younger informed my writing, and nothing influenced me /5. Important sculptures by Henry Moore April , Marlborough Gallery, New York, Marlborough Fine Art (London) Ltd. by Moore, Henry. 0 Ratings ; 0 Want to read; 0 Currently reading. Henry Spencer Moore OM CH FBA (30 July – 31 August ) was an English artist. He is best known for his semi-abstract monumental bronze sculptures which are located around the world as public works of well as sculpture, Moore produced many drawings, including a series depicting Londoners sheltering from the Blitz during the Second World War, along with other graphic works on Birth place: Castleford, United Kingdom. One of the best known sculptors of the 20th century, Henry Spencer Moore was an artist who played a prominent role in introducing a particular form of modernism to the United Kingdom. He created abstract forms of bronze sculptures that usually depicted reclining human figures containing hollow spaces.
West Wind was the first of eight separate relief sculptures Moore completed between & The piece depicts a man in a semi-abstract form that is integrated into the wall of London Underground’s headquarters. His Work Changed Over Time In July of , Moore married Ms. Irina Radetsky. Henry Moore has always been an important artist for the city of Toronto. In , Finnish architect Viljo Revell won an international competition to design Toronto's City Hall. Revell admired the work of Moore and recommended that the city purchase one of his bronze sculptures for the new building. Moore's own Reclining Figure is emblematic of the influence of non-Western art on his earliest work, something that came to him in part though Roger Fry's book Vision and Design. The figure is also one of the earliest instances of Moore's use of the reclining figure, a motif that would be . After establishing the Henry Moore Foundation in and giving many sculptures from a exhibition of his work at the London’s Serpentine Gallery to the Tate museum, Moore .
Get the best deals on Henry Moore Art Sculptures when you shop the largest online selection at Free shipping on many items Vintage Art Book THE ARCHETYPAL WORLD OF HENRY MOORE Erich Neumann. $ $ shipping. Reclining Figure in Two pieces based on Henry Moore on acrylic std. $ 0 bids. Henry Spencer Moore OM CH FBA (30 July – 31 August ) was an English artist. He is best known for his semi-abstract monumental bronze sculptures which are located around the world as public works of well as sculpture, Moore produced many drawings, including a series depicting Londoners sheltering from the Blitz during the Second World War, along with other graphic works on . Feb 5, - Explore Gill Odling's board "Henry Moore sculptures" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Henry moore sculptures, Henry moore, Sculptures pins. Often regarded as the father of modern British sculpture, Henry Moore’s large-scale bronze and marble sculptures can be found in public parks and plazas around the world. Working in various styles and mediums, Moore is perhaps best known for his highly abstract and interpretive renditions of the human figure, often portrayed in the reclining position.