This work forms part of a large bequest from Mrs Ann Forsdyke.
Maquette for 'Upright Motif IX' by Henry Moore, 1955
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- Height: 25.5 cm
- Acquired in:
- Bequeathed by:
- Ann Forsdyke through The Art Fund
Mrs Forsdyke worked at the Whitechapel Art Gallery in the 1950s as assistant to the Director Bryan Robertson. She forged relationships with a number of artists during this time who later came to be represented in her collection. Henry Moore is an artist with a strong connection to Yorkshire. Graves Gallery is developing its sculpture collection by Modern British artists to complement its significant collection of paintings and works on paper from this period.
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