Rosenthal, 1977. Biscuit porcelain on black lacquered wood. Tall circular relief plaque with an abstract and zoomorphic composition. Sign. 'Henry Moore'. Manufactory mark, inscribed 'Studio-Linie Limitierte Kunstreihen 50/49'. Dm. 82 cm. - English sculptor, watercolour painter, lithographer a. draughtsman, one of the most important sculptors of modern art, studied at the Leeds art school, thereafter at the Royal College of Art in London, influenced by Mexican a. African art he created monumental abstract figures. - Mus.: London, Leeds, Toronto, Humblebaek. - Lit.: Vollmer, J. Hedgecoe: 'A monumental Vision: The Sculpture of Henry Moore'.