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Henry Moore

Six Stone Figures, 1973

Lithograph
28 × 24 in
71 × 61 cm
Edition of 75
This is part of a limited edition set.
£2,950
location
Brighton
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A lithograph in colours, produced in 1973, on watermarked Arches paper.

Signed by the artist in …

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A lithograph in colours, produced in 1973, on watermarked Arches paper.

Signed by the artist in pencil and numbered 75/75 (there were also 15 artist's proofs in Roman Numerals), published by Fischer Fine Art Ltd., London, with a deckle edge on one side.

Framed size 71 x 61 cm.

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Signed by the artist in pencil and numbered 75/75 (there were also 15 artist's proofs in Roman Numerals)
Publisher
Fischer Fine Art Ltd., London
Henry Moore
British, 1898–1986
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Often regarded as the father of modern British sculpture, Henry Moore’s large-scale bronze and marble sculptures can be found in public parks and plazas around the world. Working in various styles and mediums, Moore is perhaps best known for his highly abstract and interpretive renditions of the human figure, often portrayed in the reclining position. He was influenced by Classical, Pre-Columbian, and African art, and by Surrealism; his biomorphic style has been compared that of Salvador Dalí and Jean Arp. Moore was a longtime friend and colleague of fellow sculptor Barabara Hepworth, having met at the Leeds School of Art around 1919. He also admired the work of Constantin Brancusi, whose organic abstract style resonated with Moore’s belief that observation of nature is essential to artistic creation. Moore himself inspired many artists including his former studio assistants Anthony Caro and Richard Wentworth.

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A lithograph in colours, produced in 1973, on watermarked Arches paper.

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A lithograph in colours, produced in 1973, on watermarked Arches paper.

Signed by the artist in pencil and numbered 75/75 (there were also 15 artist's proofs in Roman Numerals), published by Fischer Fine Art Ltd., London, with a deckle edge on one side.

Framed size 71 x 61 cm.

Signature
Signed by the artist in pencil and numbered 75/75 (there were also 15 artist's proofs in Roman Numerals)
Publisher
Fischer Fine Art Ltd., London
Henry Moore
British, 1898–1986
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Often regarded as the father of modern British sculpture, Henry Moore’s large-scale bronze and marble sculptures can be found in public parks and plazas around the world. Working in various styles and mediums, Moore is perhaps best known for his highly abstract and interpretive renditions of the human figure, often portrayed in the reclining position. He was influenced by Classical, Pre-Columbian, and African art, and by Surrealism; his biomorphic style has been compared that of Salvador Dalí and Jean Arp. Moore was a longtime friend and colleague of fellow sculptor Barabara Hepworth, having met at the Leeds School of Art around 1919. He also admired the work of Constantin Brancusi, whose organic abstract style resonated with Moore’s belief that observation of nature is essential to artistic creation. Moore himself inspired many artists including his former studio assistants Anthony Caro and Richard Wentworth.

Henry Moore

Six Stone Figures, 1973

Lithograph
28 × 24 in
71 × 61 cm
Edition of 75
This is part of a limited edition set.
£2,950
location
Brighton
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