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Title

Orpheus (Maquette 2) Version II

1956
edition 1959

Artist

Dame Barbara Hepworth

England

10 Jan 1903 – 20 May 1975

Alternate image of Orpheus (Maquette 2) Version II by Dame Barbara Hepworth
Alternate image of Orpheus (Maquette 2) Version II by Dame Barbara Hepworth
Alternate image of Orpheus (Maquette 2) Version II by Dame Barbara Hepworth
Alternate image of Orpheus (Maquette 2) Version II by Dame Barbara Hepworth
Alternate image of Orpheus (Maquette 2) Version II by Dame Barbara Hepworth
  • Details

    Dates
    1956
    edition 1959
    Media category
    Sculpture
    Materials used
    brass, string on wooden base
    Edition
    1/3
    Dimensions
    94.0 x 46.5 x 41.0 cm; 24.8 x 20.0 x 17.6 cm base
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Credit
    Purchased 1959
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    SB1.1959
    Copyright
    © Bowness

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    Dame Barbara Hepworth

    Works in the collection

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  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 2 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 4 publications

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