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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs Exhibitions: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hepworth, Barbara, Dame, Barbara Hepworth, carvings. : Barbara Hepworth: Carvings and Drawings Walker Art Center April and touring.: 12mo. Original paper covers. Foreward by Herbert Read, texts by hepworth, 16 b/w illusts, 31 item catalogue. Barbara Hepworth: carvings and drawings. [Barbara Hepworth; Herbert Read] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search Barbara Hepworth: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Hepworth; Herbert Read. Find more . An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Barbara Hepworth: carvings and drawings, [exhibition catalogue] by Hepworth, Barbara, Dame, Publication date Publisher [S.l.]: [s.n.].
Description Catalogue of two exhibitions: Early Life (Wakefield Art Gallery),and Late Carvings (Elizabethan Exhibition Gallery). Cover title: Barbara Hepworth: Early Life. Includes several mentions of Henry Moore, two group photographs in which the sculptors appear together, and an illustration of Moore's Head of a Woman, cast concrete. Lund Humphries Landmarks – Barbara Hepworth: Carvings and Drawings, with an Introduction by Herbert Read () J by modernbritishartists Frances Guy considers the contributions of Barbara Hepworth and Herbert Read to a book which helped to establish Hepworth’s reputation as a key British artist. British artist Barbara Hepworth was a world-renowned sculptor known for her lyrical, abstract forms. She was fascinated by shape and texture from an early age and decided, at just 15 years old, to become an artist. Her passion made her prolific; during her 50+ year career, she produced an estimated sculptures handcrafted from wood, marble, bronze, and more. Biography Early life. Jocelyn Barbara Hepworth was born on 10 January in Wakefield, West Riding of Yorkshire, the eldest child of Gertrude and Herbert Hepworth. Her father was a civil engineer for the West Riding County Council, who in advanced to the role of County Surveyor. Hepworth attended Wakefield Girls' High School, where she was awarded music prizes at the age of 12 and won a.
: A Retrospective Exhibition of Carvings and Drawings from to by Barbara HEPWORTH.: London, Whitechapel Art Gallery, , post card (10,4 x 15 cm). Invitation Card at the private view addressed and posted to Galerie Creuze in Paris. Bon état (petites traces de manipulations) / Good condition (slight traces of use). Carvings and Bronzes by Hepworth, Barbara and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Summary of Barbara Hepworth. Barbara Hepworth distinguished herself as a world-recognized sculptor in a period where female artists were rare. She evolved her ideas and her work as an influential part of an ongoing conversation with many other important artists of her time, working crucially in areas of greater abstraction while creating three dimensional ality: British. Hepworth made several mother and child sculptures in , when she was pregnant with Ben Nicholson's child (it actually turned out that she had triplets). Made out of a single piece of alabaster, but with two separate sculptural elements, the work consists of a reclining "mother" and a .