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Head Girl

By baclark
Hi all, many thanks for the C&C's on - Moore Textures. Yes it may well make another appearance at some point as a textured layer!

Today more Henry Moore, this is entitled 'Large Totem Head' from 1968 and is a bronze which stands 244cm high. The shape of the sculpture reminds me of a pear.

This young lady was sketching the piece and I waited ages for other people to move away for a clear view. I had hoped to get a shot of her drawing too. But the lines were very feint and she only just started. I looked again a few minutes later but she had gone. Perhaps she had the feeling someone was watching! Wink

V2 a close up of the sculpture, not as much DoF as I wanted but worth a share.
Have a good day all.
Barbara

Tags: Henry moore General Sculpture Artist Hatfield House

Voters: barbarahirst, TonyWatson, Lillian and 23 more


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barbarahirst 13 27 12 United Kingdom
11 May 2011 8:25AM
Two good images ... But V2 gets my vote today ...
TonyWatson 11 1 England
11 May 2011 8:31AM
Nice shots Barbara ~ Great abstract with V2

Doc
Lillian Plus
12 23 17 United Kingdom
11 May 2011 9:24AM
Love them both for different reasons Barbara,
V1 the way the statue has been placed between the hedges has really emphasized the lovely lines and the inclusion of the girl
V2 the abstract look and colours captured..stunning both of the
Lillian
morpheus1955 15 3 2 United Kingdom
11 May 2011 11:39AM
Two superb images Barbara, definitely V2 for me.

Hugh
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
11 May 2011 12:57PM
It's funny how we can look at an object and see different things. Before I read your write-up, I saw it as looking up a pair of nostrils from underneath! Grin Two great captures, Barbara, really like the tones and textures in the V2 close-up, so that's my fave today Smile
mikbee 14 3 8 Scotland
11 May 2011 1:48PM
I agree with Trev about how we see different things Barbara.
My thought was some sort of ''double'' coffin here !!
Like the abstract V2.
Mick.
AnnChown 12 207 1 United Kingdom
11 May 2011 2:27PM
Two very interesting and different images - but I love v2 for the colour.
Ann
11 May 2011 6:05PM
like v2, VWD
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tony64 17 204 9 England
11 May 2011 10:49PM
More Moore! Have really enjoyed these shots! V2 for me here, no surprise really!
Tony
User_Removed 17 386 2 United Kingdom
11 May 2011 11:22PM
Two excellent captures.

Lucien
dmhuynh72 13 47 3 United Kingdom
12 May 2011 7:31AM
2 superb shots and love the color and textures in v2.
regards
Yung
imagio 15 12 1 England
12 May 2011 9:07AM
2 excellent captures Barbara

Bernie
jonwebber 13 4 1 United Kingdom
12 May 2011 5:22PM
Definitely totemic, the first word that sprang to mind. Great stuff.
jon
PhillipMinnis 11 94 4 Australia
14 May 2011 2:41AM
Two good images, Barbara! The 1st image is a nice perspective shot, and the details of the sculpture in the second is excellent!


Cheers

Phil

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