Dame Barbara HepworthStone Sculpture (Fugue II) 1956

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Artist
Dame Barbara Hepworth (1903‑1975)
Title
Stone Sculpture (Fugue II)
Date 1956
MediumStone
Dimensionsobject: 1350 x 525 x 415 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by HM Government in lieu of inheritance tax and allocated to Tate 2005, accessioned 2006
Reference
T12287

Catalogue entry

Stone Sculpture (Fugue II) 1956

L00947
BH 220

Blue limestone 1230 x 460 x 380 (48 3/8 x 18 1/8 x 15) on granite base 110 x 525 x 425 (4 5/16 x 20 11/16 x 16 1/4)

On loan from the artist's estate to the Barbara Hepworth Museum, St Ives

Exhibited:
5e Biennale voor Beeldhouwkunst, Middelheim Park, Antwerp, May-Sept. 1959 (46)
Barbara Hepworth: An Exhibition of Sculpture from 1952-1962, Whitechapel Art Gallery, May-June 1962 (22, repr., as grey limestone)

Literature:
J.P. Hodin, Barbara Hepworth, 1961, p.169, no.220, repr. (as grey limestone)

Reproduced:
Hodin 1961, p.2 (with Hepworth)
Barbara Hepworth: A Pictorial Autobiography, 1970, New ed. 1978, p.75, pl.201
Peter Davies and Tony Knipe (eds.), A Sense of Space: Sculpture in Landscape, 1984, p… (read more)

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