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Details & Cataloguing

Modern & Post-War British Art

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Henry Moore, O.M., C.H.
1898-1986
LANDSCAPE WITH FIGURES
signed twice and dated 34. and 38.
pen and ink, chalk, charcoal, watercolour and wash on paper
39.5 by 46cm.; 15½ by 18in.
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Provenance

The Mayor Gallery, London, acquired 9th February 1939
British Institute of Adult Education, London
Sale, Bonhams London, 8th November 2007, lot 37, where acquired by the present owner

Exhibited

London, British Council, 1942- 43 (details untraced);
New York, Museum of Modern Art, Henry Moore: Retrospective Exhibition, 1946-7, cat. no.69, with tour to San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco and Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago;
Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Exhibition of Sculpture and Drawings by Henry Moore, 1947, cat. no.24, with tour to Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide and Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth;
Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Henry Moore: Drawings, Gouaches, Watercolours, May - June 1970, cat. no.84, illustrated.

Literature

Geoffrey Grigson, Henry Moore, Penguin, London, 1943, illustrated pl.15;
Herbert Read (ed.), Henry Moore: Complete Sculpture 1921- 48, Vol. I, Lund Humphries, London, 1944, cat. no.144b, illustrated;
Robert Melville, Henry Moore: Sculpture and Drawings 1921-1969, N. H. Abrams, London, 1970, illustrated pl.199;
Henry Moore, Henry Moore: Wood Sculpture, Universe Publishing, London, 1983, p.113;
Alan Wilkinson, The Drawings of Henry Moore, Tate Gallery Publications, London and New York, 1984, p.283, illustrated pl.199;
Ann Garrould (ed.), Henry Moore Complete Drawings 1930-39, Vol. 2, Lund Humphries, London, 1998, cat. no.AG38.55, illustrated p.213.

Catalogue Note

The present work is recorded with the Henry Moore Foundation as HMF 1388.

Modern & Post-War British Art

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