Dame Barbara HepworthMakutu 1969, cast 1970

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Artist
Dame Barbara Hepworth (1903‑1975)
Title
Makutu
Date 1969, cast 1970
MediumBronze
Dimensionsobject: 673 x 248 x 248 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the executors of the artist's estate 1980
Reference
T03151

Catalogue entry

Dame Barbara Hepworth1903-1975

T03151 Makutu1969, cast 1970

BH 505; cast 0/9

Bronze 675 x 245 x 243 (26 5/8 x 9 5/8 x 9 1/2) on bronze base 80 x 380 x 380 (3 1/8 x 15 x 15)

Cast inscription on top of base 'Barbara Hepworth | 1969 CAST 1970 0/9' r. and on back of base 'Morris | Singer | FOUNDERS | LONDON' t.l.

Presented by the executors of the artist's estate, in accordance with her wishes 1980

Exhibited (ý = unidentified cast, ü = other cast):
Autumn Exhibition 1970, Penwith Gallery, St Ives, Sept.-Oct. 1970 (sculpture 2ý)
Winter Exhibition 1970-1, Penwith Gallery, St Ives, Dec. 1970 - Feb. 1971 (sculpture 2ý)
Barbara Hepworth: Sculpture and Lithographs, AC tour 1970-71, National Museum of Wales, Cardiff, Sept.-Oct., Ede Gallery, Cambridge, Oct.-Nov., Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne, Nov.-Dec, Southampton Art Gallery, Dec. 1970-Jan. 1971 (not in cat… (read more)

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