This work was one of the last works executed by Moore before he stopped doing sculpture in 1940 when his Hampstead studio was damaged by bombs and metal was becoming increasingly difficult to obtain.
The Helmet by Henry Moore, 19391940
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- 32 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £25,000 ( Total: £300,000; Tax remission)
- Acquired in:
- Mayor Gallery
Sir Roland Penrose; Antony Penrose.