A digital 3D examination of Henry Moore’s large stone Recumbent Figure 1938.

  • Henry Moore OM, CH, 'Recumbent Figure' 1938
    Henry Moore OM, CH
    Recumbent Figure 1938
    Green Hornton stone
    object: 889 x 1327 x 737 mm, 520 kg
    Presented by the Contemporary Art Society 1939© The Henry Moore Foundation. This image must not be reproduced or altered without prior consent from the Henry Moore Foundation.

This innovative and highly accurate presentation of Henry Moore’s Recumbent Figure 1938 allows user to explore the virtual work from all angles – including underneath – none of which would be possible with the real object.

This Shockwave 3D model of the sculpture was made in conjunction with the interactive production company Juniperblue, who have carefully reconstructed the sculpture using an innovative mixture of computer-aided design and digital-imaging techniques.

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