Henry Moore

noun
British sculptor whose works are monumental organic forms (1898-1986)
Syn: ↑Moore, ↑Henry Spencer Moore
Instance Hypernyms: ↑sculptor, ↑sculpturer, ↑carver, ↑statue maker

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Henry Moore [Henry Moore]
(1898–1986) an English ↑sculptor with an international reputation. He is best known for his very large ↑sculptures, made from stone, wood or ↑bronze (= a mixture of copper and tin) and with smooth curves. In these, the human figure is meant to be seen as part of the surroundings in which the ↑sculpture is placed. Many of his ↑sculptures are in public places.

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  • Henry Moore — (* 30. Juli 1898 in Castleford, Yorkshire; † 31. August 1986 in Much Hadham, Hertfordshire) war ein englischer Bildhauer und Zeichner. Moore ist bekannt für seine großen, abstrakten Skulpturen, die weltweit ausgestellt sind. Die Arbeiten sind… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Henry Moore — Infobox Artist name = Henry Moore imagesize = 200px caption = Henry Moore, photographed by Lothar Wolleh c. 1970s (detail) birthname = Henry Spencer Moore birthdate = 30 July 1898 location = Castleford, Yorkshire, England deathdate = 31 August… …   Wikipedia

  • Henry Moore — fotografíado por Lothar Wolleh (c. 1970) …   Wikipedia Español

  • Henry Moore — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Moore. Henry Spencer Moore, né le 30 juillet 1898 à Castleford (Yorkshire) et mort le 31 août 1986, est un sculpteur britannique. Issu d une famille de mineurs, il devient connu grâce à ses… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Henry Moore — Henry Spencer Moore (30 de julio de 1898–31 de agosto de 1986) fue un artista británico y escultor. Hijo de un ingeniero de minas, nacido en el pueblo de Castleford, Moore se dió a conocer por sus esculturas de bronce y mármol tallado de gran… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Henry Moore — ➡ Moore (IV) * * * …   Universalium

  • Henry Moore — Cockney Rhyming Slang Door They broke the enry down at number thirty two …   English dialects glossary

  • Henry Moore — (1898 1986) English sculptor and artist …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Henry Moore (Bildhauer) — Henry Moore (* 30. Juli 1898 in Castleford, Yorkshire; † 31. August 1986 in Much Hadham, Hertfordshire) war ein englischer Bildhauer und Zeichner. Moore ist bekannt für seine großen, abstrakten Skulpturen, die weltweit ausgestellt sind. Die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Henry Moore (disambiguation) — Henry Moore (1898 ndash;1986) was a British sculptor and artist.Henry Moore may also be: * Sir Henry Moore, 1st Baronet (1713 ndash;1769), British colonial Governor of New York, Jamaica, etc * Henry Moore (biographer) (1751 ndash;1844), English… …   Wikipedia

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