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Parent I from The Family of Man: M.15-2000

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Titles

Parent I from The Family of Man

Maker(s)

Hepworth, Barbara (Sculptor)

Description

Bronze, cast, and patinated

Legal notes

Allocated to the Fitzwilliam following acceptance in lieu by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, from the Estate of Barbara Hepworth.

Measurements and weight

Height: 267.0 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Allocated (2000-07-10) by Department for Culture, Media and Sport

Dating

1970s
Third quarter of 20th Century
Elizabeth II
Production date: AD 1970

Materials used in production

Bronze

Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Bronze, cast, and patinated
Patinating

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Barbara Hepworth
  • Location: On the back at bottom right
  • Method of creation: Incised
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 4/4
  • Location: On the back at bottom right after the signature
  • Method of creation: Incised
  • Type: Cast number

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Identification numbers

Accession number: M.15-2000
Primary reference Number: 13491
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_15_2000
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 15 October 2021 Last processed: Friday 15 October 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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