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Creator:
Henry Moore, 1898–1986, British
Title:

Bird and Egg

Date:
1934
Medium:
Cumberland alabaster
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 1/8 × 22 × 9 1/4 inches (20.6 × 55.9 × 23.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
© Estate of the Artist
Accession Number:
B1984.6.3
Classification:
Sculptures
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
abstract art | bird | egg | platform
Access:
On view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1497
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Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977-1986, Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1986, pp. 9, 21, no. 64, fig. 13, N590.2 A7 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Maria Llui¨sa Borra`s, Henry Moore, Fundació "la Caixa", Barcelona, 2006, pp. 90, 204, no. LH 152, NJ18 M79 H45 2006 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Valerie J. Fletcher, Marvelous Objects : Surrealist Sculpture from Paris to New York, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (Smithsonian), Washington, DC ; Mu¨nich, 2015, pp. 65, 67, no. 63, NB198.5 S8 +F54 2015 Oversize (HAAS)

Robert Melville, Henry Moore : Sculpture and Drawings 1921-1969, Thames and Hudson, London, 1970, p. 343, pl. 107, NJ18 M79 +M45 Oversize (YCBA)

Parke-Bernet Galleries, Parke-Bernet Galleries Sale Catalogue : The Collection of Twentieth Century Paintings and Sculptures Formed by the Late G. David Thompson of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania : 23 March 1966, New York, March 23, 1966, pp. 26-27, Lot 14, J586 +966T Oversize (LSF)

Duncan Robinson, Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977 - 1986, , Burlington Magazine, vol. 128, October 1986, pp. 9, 21, no. 64, fig. 13, N1 B87 128:3 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

John Russell, Henry Moore, Putnam, New York, 1968, pp. 2, 5, pl. 2, NJ18 M79 +R78 Oversize (YCBA)

David Sylvester, Henry Moore : Complete Sculpture, , v. 1-6, Lund Humphries, London, 1977 - 1999, p. 88 (v.1), no. 152 (v.1), , NJ18 M79 A12 B68 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

John Wilmerding, Essays in Honor of Paul Mellon : Collector and Benefactor, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1986, pp. 321-327, fig. 1, N7442.2 M455 1986 c.1 (YCBA)


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