Henry Moore OM, CH Upright Motive No. 1: Glenkiln Cross 1955–6

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Artist
Title
Upright Motive No. 1: Glenkiln Cross
Date 1955–6
Medium Bronze
Dimensions Object: 3327 x 978 x 965 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the artist 1978
Reference
T02274
Not on display

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In the mid 1950s, Moore made twelve Upright Motives. These three, though often displayed together, have also been shown independently. A cast of Upright Motive No.2, for example, is sited in the centre of Harlow. Likewise, a cast of Upright Motive No.1: Glenkiln Cross can be found on the Glenkiln estate in Scotland.

August 2004

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