Reclining Female, 1945

  • Henry Moore, English, 1898-1986

Bronze

  • Framed: Overall: 3 1/8 × 6 1/2 × 2 3/4 inches (7.9 × 16.5 × 7 cm)

Bequest of Robert H. Tannahill

70.199

Department

European Modern Art to 1950

  • Female
  • Abstraction
  • Biomorphic abstraction
  • Bronze
  • Sculpture
  • Figure (representation)
  • Reclining

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, on back: MOORE

Published References

Masterpieces of Art: In Memory of William R. Valentiner 1880–1958. Exh. cat., North Carolina Museum of Art. Raleigh, 1959, p. 187, 234, cat. 169 (ill.). The Robert Hudson Tannahill Bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1970, pp. 124 (ill.), 127. Harth, Marjorie Leslie. "Robert Hudson Tannahill (1893–1969): Patron and Collector." Ph.D. diss., University of Michigan, 1985, pp. 145.

Rights Status

Henry Moore, Reclining Female, 1945, bronze. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Robert H. Tannahill, 70.199.