Henry Moore OM, CH
Two Seated Women 1940

Artwork details

Artist
Henry Moore OM, CH 1898–1986
Title
Two Seated Women
Date 1940
Medium Watercolour, gouache, chalk and ink on paper
Dimensions Support: 181 x 270 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1940
Reference
N05209
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N05209 TWO SEATED WOMEN 1940

Inscr. ‘Moore 40’ b.l.
Pen, wash, gouache and chalk, 7 1/8×10 5/8 (18×27).
Purchased from the artist (Knapping Fund) 1940.
Exh: Wakefield and Manchester, April–July 1949 (90); Arts Council, Tate Gallery, 1951 (136).
Lit: Sylvester in Britain Today, November 1948, p.33.
Repr: Read, 1944, pl.169b; John Rothenstein, The Tate Gallery, 1958, p.113 (in colour).

See N05208.

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

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