Barbra Hepworth (1903-1975)

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Who was she to me?

I was at least aware of Barbra Hepworth before the course, and many of her works I can honestly say that I appreciate. I like the organic forms, although the work seems derivative of Henry Moore at times. On further consideration, however, they were contemporaries who know each other. Thus, the derivative feeling is as likely to be a form of entwined inspiration.

Interesting work

Curved Form (Trevalgan) from
Maquette for ‘The Unknown Political Prisoner’
Pelagos from
Sphere with Inner Form, 1963, at the Kröller-Müller MuseumOtterlo, the Netherlands. from, URL viewed 04/09/2019
Squares with Two Circles 1963 from

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