Henry Moore OM, CH Standing Figure 1927

Artwork details

Artist
Henry Moore OM, CH 1898–1986
Title
Standing Figure
Date 1927
Medium Ink, watercolour and chalk on paper
Dimensions Support: 540 x 318 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1955
Reference
T00059
Not on display

Catalogue entry

T00059 STANDING FIGURE 1927

Inscr. ‘Moore 27’ b.l.
Chalk and wash, 21 1/4×12 1/2 (54×32).
Purchased from the artist through the Leicester Galleries (Knapping Fund) 1955.
Exh: Leicester Galleries, November 1955 (23).

On the reverse is another drawing, in red and black chalk, of a standing female nude. For a further example of the artist's nude studies of this period see N05950.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II

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