Henry Moore OM, CHReclining Figure 1939

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Artist
Henry Moore OM, CH (1898‑1986)
Title
Reclining Figure
Date 1939
MediumLead on wooden base
Dimensionsoverall: 170 x 330 x 134 mm, 10.4 kg
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Transferred from the Victoria & Albert Museum 1983
Reference
T03761
On display at Tate Britain
Room: 1930

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Henry Moore 1898-1986

T03761 Reclining Figure1939

Lead 150 x 280 x 100 (5 7/8 x 11 x 4)
Not inscribed
Purchased from Leicester Galleries by the Victoria and Albert Museum 1940 (Circ.17-1940); transferred to the Tate Gallery 1983
Prov: ... ; Leicester Galleries by February 1940
Exh: New Sculpture and Drawings by Henry Moore, Leicester Galleries, Feb.1940 (60); travelling exhibitions of the Department of Circulation, Victoria and Albert Museum; Art Then: Eight English Artists, 1924-40, Scottish Arts Council Gallery, Edinburgh, Aug.-Sept.1974 (22)
Lit: Alan G. Wilkinson, The Drawings of Henry Moore, New York and London, 1984, p.286 pl.209. Also repr: Henry Moore: Sculpture and Drawings, 1944, pl… (read more)

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