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HEPWORTH, Barbara (1903 - 1975), Sculptor, painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HEPWORTH, Barbara (1903 - 1975), Sculptor, painter

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British, 20th century, female.

Born 10 January 1903, in Wakefield (Yorkshire); died 20 May 1975, in St Ives (Cornwall), in a studio fire.

Sculptor, painter.

Groups: 7&5 Society, London Group, Unit One, Abstraction-Création.

[not available online]Barbara Hepworth, along with Henry Moore, was one of the leading exponents of British sculpture in the 20th century. She came from the same area as Moore and, like him,

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