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MOORE, Henry (1898 - 1986), Sculptor, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MOORE, Henry (1898 - 1986), Sculptor, draughtsman, engraver

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British, 20th century, male.

Born 3 June 1898, in Castleford (Yorkshire); died 31 August 1986, in Much Hadham (Hertfordshire).

Sculptor, draughtsman, engraver. Designs for tapestries.

7&5 Society, Unit One group, English Surrealist group.

[not available online] [not available online]Henry Moore was the son of a miner. At the age of 12 he won a scholarship to Castleford Grammar School, where he received support

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