Dame Barbara HepworthInfant 1929

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Artist
Dame Barbara Hepworth (1903‑1975)
Title
Infant
Date 1929
MediumWood
Dimensionsobject: 438 x 273 x 254 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the executors of the artist's estate 1980
Reference
T03129

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Dame Barbara Hepworth1903-1975

T03129 Infant1929

BH 24

Burmese wood 425 x 270 x 190 (16 3/4 x 10 5/8 x 7 1/2) on Hoptonwood stone base 114 x 295 x 203 (4 1/2 x 11 5/8 x 8)

Presented by the executors of the artist's estate, in accordance with her wishes, 1980

Provenance:
Purchased from the artist through Arthur Tooth & Sons by Sir George Hill 1930; ...; Dr H.P. Widdup (by 1954, Whitechapel Art Gallery), from whom acquired by Miss Jill Horne (by 1968, Tate Gallery), from whom bt by Gimpel Fils on behalf of the artist by April 1970

Exhibited:
Sculpture by John Skeaping and Barbara Hepworth, Arthur Tooth & Sons, London, Oct.-Nov 1930 (35)
Barbara Hepworth Retrospective Exhibition, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, April-June 1954 (7)
Barbara Hepworth, Tate Gallery, London, April-May 1968 (6)
Barbara Hepworth: A Retrospective, Tate Gallery Liverpool, Sept.-Dec. 1994 (6, repr. p… (read more)

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