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Stylised seated figures of a man and a woman sat on a low bench, holding a baby between them. Originally the only one of four existing casts on open-air show in Great Britain. However, this work is now sited in the entrance hallway of Barclay Academy, Stevenage. It was cast at the Fiorini Foundry in London. It was Moore’s first large-scale commission after the war.

Date

1949

Medium

bronze & stone

Measurements

H 154 x W 118 x D 70 cm

Accession number

SG1_SM_S031

Acquisition method

commissioned by Hertfordshire County Council

Work type

Sculpture

Owner

Barclay Secondary School

Custodian

Barclay Secondary School

Listing status

Grade II (England and Wales)

Listing date

30/03/93

Access

by appointment


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Located at

Barclay School, Walkern Road, Stevenage

SG1 3RB

Located in the school foyer.