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Moore, Henry 1898-1986

Overview
Works: 2,280 works in 5,431 publications in 11 languages and 64,534 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Interviews  Pictorial works  Conference papers and proceedings  Illustrated works  Art  Sources 
Subject Headings: Sculptors 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Honoree, Interviewee, Lithographer, Engraver, Other, Author of introduction, Creator, Dedicatee, Contributor, zxx, Sculptor, Editor, Commentator, Collector, Annotator, Narrator, Correspondent
Classifications: NB497.M6, 730.924
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Publications about Henry Moore
Publications by Henry Moore
Publications by Henry Moore, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Henry Moore
 
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Most widely held works by Henry Moore
Henry Moore in America by Henry J Seldis( Book )
6 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 798 libraries worldwide
Henry Moore by Henry Moore( Book )
61 editions published between 1965 and 1976 in 7 languages and held by 720 libraries worldwide
Henry Moore's work has a universal audience. Exhibitions all round the world have given to millions of admirers the image of an art as human as it is great
Henry Moore sculptures in landscape by Stephen Spender( Book )
12 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 667 libraries worldwide
A monumental vision : the sculpture of Henry Moore by John Hedgecoe( Book )
12 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 560 libraries worldwide
Using the photographer's personal reminiscences, quotes from Moore, and a masterful photographic essay, the first section of the book highlights some of the sources of Moore's particular vision - the landscape, the body, primitive art, architectural ruins, and much more. Here Hedgecoe evokes the roots of the artist's genius and, most particularly, his clear and unerring sense of the monumental. Included are photos of works in progress as well as portraits of Moore working intensely in his studio. The second part displays many of Moore's major works from throughout his career that are now regarded as classics. Interspersed among the photographs are pages from Moore's personal sketchbooks, revealing an intimate sense of the artist and his way of thinking
The drawings of Henry Moore by Andrew Causey( Book )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 468 libraries worldwide
This volume presents the early development of English artist Henry Moore (1898-1986) as an art student prodigy and continues on through his career, with a focus on his "Shelter Drawings," a series depicting Londoners who sought shelter in the Underground during the Blitz. The author also explores the influence of surrealism and its biomorphic shapes on Moore's work in the 1920s and 1930s. The author concentrates his focus on how Moore developed his ideas as a two-dimensional artist, even though a number of his great sculptures are illustrated here. This work demonstrates that Moore used drawing and painting as a way of exploring and clarifying his ideas, not as a preliminary to any specific sculpture -- he didn't make extensive pre-sculpture sketches, preferring to gain a general concept of where he was going and then make alterations during the slow course of the actual carving or modeling
Henry Moore by David Mitchinson( Book )
23 editions published in 1992 in 6 languages and held by 440 libraries worldwide
This book presents the major sculptures of Henry Moore over sixty years of his highly productive life as an artist. The works chosen range from intimate figures less than 20 centimetres high to monumental pieces six metres long, from those hand-carved in stone or wood to those modeled and then cast in bronze and lead. They thus represent the whole spectrum of the work of this great sculptor, tracing his development of ideas - most notably through the themes of the
Henry Moore : the human dimension by Henry Moore( Book )
6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Henry Moore, animals by W. J Strachan( Book )
6 editions published between 1938 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 404 libraries worldwide
"Variety of sculptures, graphics and particularly drawings of animals, covering the entire span of the artist's life and work"--Cover
In Irina's garden, with Henry Moore's sculpture by Stephen Spender( Book )
5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 396 libraries worldwide
Henry Moore : drawings by Ann Garrould( Book )
14 editions published in 1988 in 3 languages and held by 375 libraries worldwide
Mother and child : the art of Henry Moore by Henry Moore( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
London's war : the shelter drawings of Henry Moore by Julian Andrews( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
"Early in the Second World War, Henry Moore had to give up working on sculpture when his Hampstead studio was bombed. Instead he concentrated on drawing, creating a monumental series of works showing the plight of people sheltering in the London Underground." "This is the first book to consider Moore's visual documentation of the shelters within the context of the events of the London Blitz of 1940-41. Julian Andrews looks at Moore's personal and political feelings about the coming war and his doubts about working as an Official War Artist, comparing Moore's wartime drawings to works by other artists and to documentary photographs. In addition, the author considers the influence of the Shelter Drawings on people's feelings about the Blitz and their effect on public attitudes towards Moore's work."--Jacket
Henry Moore : a shelter sketchbook by Henry Moore( Book )
39 editions published between 1940 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Schetsen van de Engelse beeldhouwer, gemaakt tijdens zijn verblijf in schuilkelders tijdens luchtaanvallen op Engeland in de Tweede Wereldoorlog
Henry Moore : critical essays by University of East Anglia( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
"This collection of essays is the first to reconnect Henry Moore both to his times and to the preoccupations of modern art-historical scholarship. Examining broad themes in Moore's work from the 1930s to the 1980s, the essays reposition canonical sculptures, offering readings of the diverse historical, economic and cultural conditions in which Moore's work was produced and understood."--Jacket
Henry Moore remembered : the collection at the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto by Alan G Wilkinson( Book )
8 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Auden poems, Moore lithographs : an exhibition of a book dedicated by Henry Moore to W.H. Auden with related drawings by British Museum( Book )
11 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Henry Moore : portrait of an artist by John Read( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Early days - Being his own man - Reclining figures - Monuments for our time - Looking back
Henry Moore by Doreen Ehrlich( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Dozens of high-quality full-color and black-and-white reproductions reveal the life and work of premier sculptor Henry Moore, exploring the full range of his magnificent sculpture and analyzing his themes, sculptural techniques, and working methods
Henry Moore on sculpture by Henry Moore( Book )
33 editions published between 1966 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 139 libraries worldwide
With Henry Moore : the artist at work by Gemma Levine( Book )
13 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Portraits of the artist - Environment - Origin of ideas - Inside the studio - Progression of ideas - Tools - Execution of work - Finished works
 
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Alternative Names
Henrī Mūa 1898-1986
Henri Mur
Henricus Moore
Henrijs Mūrs
Henry Moore
Henry Moore 1898-1986
Henry Moore anglický sochař a umělec
Henry Moore Brits beeldhouwer (1898-1986)
Henry Moore englischer Bildhauer und Zeichner
Henry Moore escultor inglés
Henry Moore rzeźbiarz angielski
Henry Moore sculpteur britannique
Henry Moore scultore britannico
Henry Spencer Moore
Henry Spencer Moore 1898-1986
Mo-erh, H. 1898-1986
Mo-erh, Heng-li
Mo-erh, Heng-li 1898-1986
Moore, H. 1898-1986
Moore, Henry
Moore, Henry 1898-
Moore, Henry II
Moore, Henry S. 1898-1986
Moore Henry Spencer
Moore, Henry Spencer 1898-
Moore, Henry Spencer 1898-1986
Moorre, Henry Spencer
Mor, H. 1898-1986
Mor, Henri
Mor, Henri 1898-1986
Mur, H. 1898-1986
Mur, Henri
Mur, Henri 1898-1986
Mure, Henari
Mure, Henari 1898-1986
Spencer-Moore, H. 1898-1986
Spencer-Moore, Henry 1898-1986
Χένρυ Μουρ
Генри Мур
Генры Спенсер Мур
Генрі Спенсер Мур
Гэнры Спэнсэр Мур
Мур, Генри Спенсер
Хенри Мур
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הנרי מור
מור, הנרי
מור, הנרי 1898־
מור, הנרי 1898-1986
هنري سبنسر مور
هنري مور، 1898-1986
هنری مور هنرمند و مجسمه‌ساز بریتانیایی
ჰენრი მური
헨리 무어
ヘンリー・ムーア
ヘンリー・ムーア 1898-1986
ムーア, ヘンリー
亨利·摩爾
亨利·摩尔 雕塑家
Languages
English (600)
German (13)
French (9)
Dutch (6)
Italian (5)
Spanish (3)
Portuguese (2)
Norwegian (2)
Japanese (1)
Serbian (1)
Czech (1)
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