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Composition, (1934, cast 1961)

Henry Moore, British, b. Castleford, England, 1898–1986

Bronze, 7 3/4 X 17 X 8 IN. (19.6 X 43.0 X 20.3 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.3652

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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, British Modernist Sculpture