Henry Moore died at 2 am on Sunday, 31 August 1986, a month after his eighty-eighth birthday. To mark his death, the Tate Gallery arranged a display of four of his sculptures in the entrance to the museum. This photograph shows Working Model for Unesco Reclining Figure 1957 (Tate T00390) as part of the display.
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View of the memorial display at the Tate Gallery to mark Henry Moore's death showing Working Model for Unesco Reclining Figure 1957, 1986, in Henry Moore: Sculptural Process and Public Identity, Tate Research Publication, 2015, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/henry-moore/view-of-the-memorial-display-at-the-tate-gallery-to-mark-henry-moores-death-showing-r1176307, accessed 25 April 2019.