Henry Moore OM, CH, FBA (Castleford 1898 - Much Hadham 1986)
This piece was displayed at the British Embassy in Brussels at an exhibition of modern art held during the International Exhibition of Modern Art in 1958. Sir George Labouchere later placed this sculpture in the garden of his Ambassadorial residence in Madrid, where it was also part of an exhibition in the Museum of Modern Art in June 1965.
Bronze sculpture set on a white wooden plinth, Seated Woman by Henry Moore OM, CH, FBA (Castleford 1898 - Much Hadham 1986), 1948. Large bronze maquette for the Unesco statue 'full of grace and femininity'.
Sir George Labouchere collection; handed to the National Trust by Sir George Labouchere under a Deed of Gift dated 30 September 1994
Dudmaston, The Sir George Labouchere Collection (National Trust)
Makers and roles
Henry Moore OM, CH, FBA (Castleford 1898 - Much Hadham 1986), sculptor