Henry Moore OM, CHLarge Totem Head 1968

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Artist
Henry Moore OM, CH (1898‑1986)
Title
Large Totem Head
Date 1968
MediumBronze
Dimensionsobject: 2457 x 1340 x 1257 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the artist 1978
Reference
T02302
Not on display

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T02302 LARGE TOTEM HEAD 1968

Inscribed ‘Moore’ on base and stamped with foundry mark ‘GUSS: H. NOACK BERLIN’ on side of base
Bronze, 96 3/4 × 52 3/4 × 49 1/2 including base (245.8 × 134.1 × 125.8)
Presented by the artist 1978
Exh: Henry Moore, Rijksmuseum Kröller-Müller, Otterlo, May–July 1968, Museum Boymans-Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, September–November 1968 and Mathildenhöhe, Darmstadt, Spring 1969 (123, plaster repr.); Henry Moore Bronzes 1961–1970, Marlborough Gallery, New York, April–May 1970 (30, repr.); Henry Moore, Expo Zürich, Zürcher Forum, Zurich, June–August 1976 (87); The Henry Moore Gift, Tate Gallery, June–August 1978, repr. in colour p.61
Lit: Alan Bowness (ed.), Henry Moore Sculpture 1964–73, 1977, p.11 (repr. pls… (read more)

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