Henry Moore. Volume One: Sculpture and Drawings 1921-1948. Volume Two: Sculpture and Drawings 1949-1954. Volume Three: Sculpture 1955-64
Sylvester, David; Bowness, Alan (eds).
This three-volume set is the definitive work on sculptor Henry Moore (1898-1986), a modernist best remembered for his semi-abstract sculptural work in bronze. The books include biographical notes, exhibition lists, bibliography and some of Moore's own writing about his work.
- Publisher: Percy Lund, Humphries & Co.
- Edition: n/a
- Date Published: 1957, 1965
- Place Published: London
- ISBN: n/a
- Condition: Very Good
- Signed: No
- Dust Jacket: Yes
- Jacket Condition: Very Good
3 vols. xliii, 277, xxx, unpaginated, 32p, unpaginated plates. 30 cm cloth hardcover bindings with pictorial dustjackets wrapped in protective mylar. Hundreds of b&w illustrations. Colour frontispiece in Volume 1. Fold-out colour frontispiece in Volume 3. Volume 1 fourth edition. Volume 2 second edition. Volume 3 first edition. Introduction by Herbert Read. All have dust jackets with minor edge-wear. Ex-library with library stamps on front endpapers of each vol.