- Henry Moore OM, CH 1898–1986
- Watercolour, gouache, chalk and ink on paper
- Support: 181 x 270 mm
- Purchased 1940
Not on display
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).
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II