Henry Moore

Henry Moore

1898-1986

Book - 2007
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Minimalist bodies, sensual forms   The sensual, voluptuous shapes in the work of British sculptor Henry Moore (1889-1986) are the sign of his unmistakable signature style. Often depicting human or human-like forms--especially female--Moore`s sculptures, with their abstract style, brought a distinctive brand of Modernism to fine art. His cast bronze and carved marble sculptures grace the gardens and galleries of the world`s finest museums and have earned him a devoted following. Particularly beloved are his many mother-and-child compositions.   About the Series:
Each book in TASCHEN's Basic Art series features: a detailed chronological summary of the life and oeuvre of the artist, covering his or her cultural and historical importance a concise biography approximately 100 illustrations with explanatory captions
Publisher: Köln : Taschen, c2007
ISBN: 9783822853306
3822853305
Characteristics: 96 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Moore

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