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Creator:
Brandt, Bill, photographer.
Title(s):

[Shelter pictures by Bill Brandt and Henry Moore]

Published/Created:
London : Pocket Publications Ltd., 1942 December.
Physical Description:
pages 473-482 : illustrations ; 20 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
AP4 .L55 v.11 (1942)
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Articles & Chapters
Notes:
"In the following pages we reproduce shelter drawings by the sculptor, Henry Moore, alongside photographs by Brandt. These were made quite independently, in the early part of the 1940 Blitz, before official shelters had been organised. ..."--Page 473.
Subject Terms:
Air raid shelters in art.
Brandt, Bill.
Great Britain -- History -- George VI, 1936-1952.
London (England) -- History -- Bombardment, 1940-1941 -- Pictorial works.
London Underground Limited.
Moore, Henry, 1898-1986.
World War, 1939-1945 -- England -- London -- Pictorial works.
Contributors:
Moore, Henry, 1898-1986
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  • One of the great artists of our day, Henry Moore in his studio
  • Liverpool Street extension [Brandt]
  • Tube shelter perspective [Moore]
  • Spitalfield crypt [Brandt]
  • The Roman matrons [Moore]
  • Tube shelter [Brandt]
  • Four grey sleepers [Moore]
  • Shelter near Victoria Station [Brandt]
  • Woman seated in the Underground [Moore]
  • Pink and green sleepers: a drawing by Henry Moore.

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