"The artist hand" Henry Moore Henry Moore's subject is the aged body. He made these drawings of his own hands when he was eighty-one and suffering from ill-health. 'Hands can convey so much' he said, 'they can beg or refuse, take or give, be open or clenched, show content or anxiety. They can be young or old, beautiful or deformed'.

"The artist hand" Henry Moore Henry Moore's subject is the aged body. He made these drawings of his own hands when he was eighty-one and suffering from ill-health. 'Hands can convey so much' he said, 'they can beg or refuse, take or give, be open or clenched, show content or anxiety. They can be young or old, beautiful or deformed'.

Henry Moore, Standing Figures and Ideas for Sculpture, circa 1948, Pencil, wax crayon, coloured crayon and, watercolour wash on paper, 29 x 24 cm, © The Henry Moore Foundation, Courtesy Henry Moore Family Collection and Hauser & Wirth.

Henry Moore, Standing Figures and Ideas for Sculpture, circa 1948, Pencil, wax crayon, coloured crayon and, watercolour wash on paper, 29 x 24 cm, © The Henry Moore Foundation, Courtesy Henry Moore Family Collection and Hauser & Wirth.

Henry Moore,,, "Shelter sketchbook"...In September 1940 Moore began work on his shelter drawings, scenes of Londoners sheltering from the Blitz in the London Underground stations.

Henry Moore,,, "Shelter sketchbook"...In September 1940 Moore began work on his shelter drawings, scenes of Londoners sheltering from the Blitz in the London Underground stations.

Henry Moore, sketches of Londoners seeking shelter from air raids in the Underground, WWII

Henry Moore, sketches of Londoners seeking shelter from air raids in the Underground, WWII

I chose this artwork because it have dark and light colour also it dramatical and moody.

Henry Moore: a monument to British art

Henry Moore Drawing for Unesco Reclining Figure 1954–57 © The Henry Moore Foundation. All Rights Reserved

Henry Moore Drawing for Unesco Reclining Figure 1954–57 © The Henry Moore Foundation. All Rights Reserved

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