Henry Moore

1898 - 1986

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Henry Spencer Moore (30 July 1898 – 31 August 1986) was an English artist. He is best known for his semi-abstract monumental bronze sculptures which are located around the world as public works of art. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henry Moore has received more than 1,215,937 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia. Henry Moore is the 13th most popular sculptor (up from 17th in 2019), the 255th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 305th in 2019) and the most popular British Sculptor.

Henry Moore is most famous for his sculptures of human figures.

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Among sculptors, Henry Moore ranks 13 out of 190Before him are Lorenzo Ghiberti, Alberto Giacometti, Camille Claudel, Lysippos, Antonio Canova, and Constantin Brâncuși. After him are Bertel Thorvaldsen, Giambologna, Alexander Calder, Marie Tussaud, Scopas, and Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi.

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Among people born in 1898, Henry Moore ranks 19Before him are Herbert Marcuse, Umm Kulthum, William James Sidis, Trofim Lysenko, Liu Shaoqi, and Tamara de Lempicka. After him are Rudolf Dassler, Alexander Calder, Hans Krebs, Gunnar Myrdal, Isidor Isaac Rabi, and Julius Evola. Among people deceased in 1986, Henry Moore ranks 12Before him are Vyacheslav Molotov, Jiddu Krishnamurti, Mircea Eliade, Cary Grant, Tenzing Norgay, and Joseph Beuys. After him are Jean Genet, Harold Macmillan, Cliff Burton, Frank Herbert, Benny Goodman, and Celâl Bayar.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Henry Moore ranks 255 out of 6,924Before him are Jimmy Page (1944), Tristan (535), Tim Berners-Lee (1955), Phil Collins (1951), Bede (672), and William Morris (1834). After him are Sting (1951), Alcuin (735), Alan Parker (1944), Harold Godwinson (1022), Peter Higgs (1929), and John Herschel (1792).

Among SCULPTORS In United Kingdom

Among sculptors born in United Kingdom, Henry Moore ranks 1After him are John Flaxman (1755), Richard Long (1945), Eduardo Paolozzi (1924), Tony Cragg (1949), W. J. Coffee (1774), Anthony Caro (1924), Andy Goldsworthy (1956), Barry Flanagan (1941), Antony Gormley (1950), Francis Leggatt Chantrey (1781), and Ronald Pope (1920).

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