Photographs of work by Henry Moore

Scope and Content

Photographs of work by Henry Moore - primarily sculptures, but also including some photographs of drawings (where this is the case, a note is made in the list below). The original work dates from 1923-1980. Most items are identified on the reverse. They are as follows:

  • /1 Standing Figure (1923, drawing). Originally stored with /2.
  • /2 Seated Woman (1961).
  • /3 Sheet listing "material enclosed". Originally stored in an envelope with /4-19.
  • /4-5 Three different photographs of Standing Figure (1950).
  • /6 Knuckled Root (1979, etching and aquatint).
  • /7 Tree (1980, charcoal, watercolour wash, gouache, impasted white poster paint).
  • /8 Unidentified sculpture.
  • /9 Bird Table (1954).
  • /10 Reclining Figure with Cliff Background (1976, lithograph in seven colours).
  • /11Reclining Figure (1974, drawing).
  • /12 Shipwreck II (n.d., drawing).
  • /13 Reclining Figure in Landscape (1974, drawing).
  • /14 Tree IV 'Tortured Roots' (n.d., drawing).
  • /15 Dead Ash (n.d., drawing).
  • /16 Sculptural Object in Landscape (1939, drawing).
  • /17 Woodpile (n.d., drawing).
  • /18 Landscape with Bonfire V (1975, drawing).
  • /19-30 Photographs relating to Moore's UNESCO sculpture, Reclining Figure (1957). These include photographs of Moore's drawings for the figure, photographs of the new UNESCO headquarters in Paris during construction, and photographs of Moore's sculpture in situ.
  • /31 Working model forHill Arches (1972). Originally stored with /32-33.
  • /32 Maquette for King and Queen (1952).
  • /33 Large Spindle Piece (1968, cast in 1974).
  • /34 Figures in a Setting (1939, drawing). Originally stored with /35-38.
  • /35 The Family (1944, drawing).
  • /36-38 Family Groups (1944, drawings).
  • /39-40 Unidentified sculpture. Originally stored with /40.
  • /41 Reclining Figure (1951).
  • /42 Standing Figure (1950). Originally stored with /43-48.
  • /43 Detail of Reclining Figure (1957).
  • /44 Family Group, Harlow, Essex (1955).
  • /45 Draped Reclining Figure, Time/Life building, Bond Street, London (1952/3).
  • /46-47 Maquette for King and Queen (1952).
  • /48 Draped Reclining Figure: fragment (1953, cast 1969).
  • /49 Detail of Reclining Figure, UNESCO Building, Paris (1957).
  • /50 Three Points (1939).
  • /51 Three sheets of rough sketches, probably made by Strachan. Originally stored with /52-56.
  • /52 Unidentified sculpture [Warrior with Shield, 1953/4].
  • /53 Reclining Figure No. 1 (2 piece) (1959).
  • /54-55 Two different details of Warrior with Shield (1953/4).
  • /56 Study for Warrior's head [1953/4].
  • /57 Photograph of a man taking a photograph of a sculpture in landscape; identified on the reverse as "HM at Arenenberg".