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Author Rose, Pauline, 1951-

Title Henry Moore in America : art, business and the special relationship / Pauline Rose.

Published London, England ; New York : I.B. Tauris, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  730.92 Moo    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 258 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series International library of visual culture ; 4.
International library of visual culture ; 4.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-252) and index.
Contents 1 Introduction 1 -- 2 Defining and Presenting Henry Moore 11 -- 3 Special Relationship and the Cold War 37 -- 4 Trading Culture: Systems of Patronage 53 -- 5 Looking Back - Looking Forwards 69 -- 6 Support Network 85 -- 7 Displaying Civic Values: Sculpture and the City 100 -- 8 Sculpture for the People: the Symbolism of City Parks 142 -- 9 Good Public Relations: Sculpture and Business 168 -- 10 After-Life of Henry Moore 198.
Summary This book is based on the author's PhD thesis "Henry Moore in the United States: Art, business and civic culture". Recently, she has delivered conference papers in India, Romania, Russia and the United States ; as well as in the U.K. (topics including Henry Moore; Peter Lanyon; the city in post-war British culture).
Subject Moore, Henry, 1898-1986 -- Appreciation -- United States.
ISBN 9781848858213 (hardback)
1848858213 (hardback)