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date: 14 April 2024

Moore, Henry 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Art
Author(s):
Ian ChilversIan Chilvers

(b Castleford, Yorkshire, 30 July 1898; d Much Hadham, Hertfordshire, 31 Aug. 1986).British sculptor, draughtsman, and printmaker. He is regarded as one of the greatest sculptors of the 20th century and from the late 1940s until his death he was unchallenged as the most celebrated British artist of his time. After service in the British army in the First World War, he trained at Leeds School of Art and from there obtained a scholarship to the ... ...

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