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Henry Moore in Scotland

Henry Moore in Scotland

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Published by Festivals Office in Glasgow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Moore, Henry, -- 1898-1986.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementpresented and curated by the Henry Moore Foundation ; [compiled] by Glasgow District Council"sFestivals Office.
    ContributionsGlasgow (Scotland). Festivals Office., HenryMoore Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination60p. :
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20064763M
    ISBN 100901557684

    Sir Henry Moore, 1st Baronet ( – 11 September ) was a British colonial leader who served as governor of Jamaica and as royal Governor of Province of New York from to Early life. Moore was born in Jamaica to a prominent plantation family, and was educated toward the law. Moore was active in Jamaica's colonial affairs, and by. Henry Spencer Moore OM CH FBA (30 July – 31 August ) was an English artist. He is best known for his semi-abstract monumental bronze sculptures which are located around the world as public works of well as sculpture, Moore produced many drawings, including a series depicting Londoners sheltering from the Blitz during the Second World War, along with other graphic works on .

    Henry (Moore) Hamilton-Moore Drogheda, Louth, Ireland - 07 Jun Thomas Moore s managed by Thomas Moore Ann Prentiss (Moore) Lewis 14 Aug Sumter, Sumter County, S.C. - 05 Mar managed by John Britton Boney. Henry Moore talks about his work and influences, with Edward Lucie-Smith.

    Henry Moore was born in Castleford, Yorkshire, England in He was a teacher and was in the army before going to Leeds School of Art to learn to become a sculptor. He was inspired by nature. He sketched the hills near where he grew up and collected interesting stones, animal bones and tree roots on his regular walks in the countryside. He.   Henry Moore by David Sylvester, H. Moore, J. Hedgecoe, Henry Moore, Alan Bowness, Herbert Edward Read, Ann Garrould, , F. A. Praeger edition, in English.


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He is best known for his semi-abstract monumental bronze sculptures which are located around the world as public works of well as sculpture, Moore produced many drawings, including a series depicting Londoners sheltering from the Blitz during the Second World War, along with other graphic works on Education: Leeds School of Art, Royal College of Art.

Henry Moore was the first major artist to discover D’Arcy Thompson’s On Growth & Form, having read the book while a student in Leeds. He later discussed the book with the critic Herbert Read, who was responsible for introducing many of the abstract artists of the s to D’Arcy’s work.

Henry Moore, Reclining Figure, Out of the Block: Henry Moore Carvings, explores Moore's changing approach to this element of his art and his influences at different moments in his career.

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Henry Moore was the seventh child of eight of Raymond Spencer Moore, a coalminer and Mary Baker. Education: Castleford Grammar School. Leeds School of Art. Royal College of Art, London. Timeline/Biography of Henry Moore: Moore began modeling and carving in wood and clay whilst still at Castleford Grammar School to which he had won a.

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A new exhibition and book explore the intersecting careers of two renowned British artists of the 20th Century: sculptor Henry Moore and photographer Bill Brandt. Image copyright Bill Brandt.

British sculptor and draughtsman. He was made a CH in and appointed to the OM in The son of a Yorkshire miner, Moore studied at Leeds School of Art after doing his military service and then at the Royal College of Art, London (–24).

He assimilated a variety of influences, including. Henry Moore, (born JCastleford, Yorkshire, England—died AugMuch Hadham, Hertfordshire), English sculptor whose organically shaped, abstract, bronze and stone figures constitute the major 20th-century manifestation of the humanist tradition in of his work is monumental, and he was particularly well-known for a series of reclining nudes.

Henry Moore, Two-Piece Reclining Figure No. 1 (LH ),bronze, in the Glenkiln Sculpture Park, Scotland The Glenkiln Sculpture Park in the Dumfries and Galloway Council Region of southwest Scotland was once the home to several works by Moore: Standing Figure, King and Queen, Upright Motive No.

1: Glenkiln Cross, and Two-Piece. Henry Moore's writings constitute a vivid and comprehensive record of his life and work, of the influences that shaped his vision, and of his reactions to the work of other artists, periods and cultures.

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Non-Western art was crucial in shaping his early work - he would say that his visits to the ethnographic collections of the British Museum were more important than his academic study.

Henry Moore - Henry Moore - Achievements in the s: The most advanced artistic activity in England in the early s was centred around this circle of friends. They were all interested in abstract art at a time when this was considered the ultimate in artistic extremism.

In his own work from onward, Moore moved tentatively away from the human figure to experiment with abstract shapes. Henry Spencer Moore OM CH FBA (30 July – 31 August ) was an English sculptor and artist in the modern art was best known for his abstract monumental sculptures, which are public works of art in many places around the world.

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And Kate. I loved her and related so much to her struggles. What an emotional journey this story took me on with her. One cannot even begin to compare this book/5(K). - Henry Spencer Moore OM CH FBA (30 July – 31 August ) was an English sculptor and artist.

He was best known for his semi-abstract monumental bronze sculptures which are located around the world as public works of art. His forms are usually abstractions of the human figure, typically depicting mother-and-child or reclining figures pins.Shop the latest titles by Henry Moore at Alibris including hardcovers, paperbacks, 1st editions, and audiobooks from thousands of sellers worldwide.Henry Spencer Moore (30 July – 31 August ) was an English artist.

He is best known for his semi-abstract monumental bronze sculptures which are located around the world as public works of art.

As well as sculpture, Moore produced many drawings, including a series depicting Londoners sheltering from the Blitz during the Second World.