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Henry Moore

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When I was offered the site near the House of Lords... I liked the place so much that I didn't bother to go and see an alternative site in Hyde Park — one lonely sculpture can be lost in a large park. The House of Lords site is quite different. It is next to a path where people walk and it has a few seats where they can sit and contemplate it.
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Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, Tate Gallery Catalogues: The Modern British Paintings, drawings and Sculpture, Volume II, (Oldbourne Press, London, 1964), p. 481
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Concerning the placement of his large sculpture Knife Edge – Two Piece, 1962, near the House of Lords.

 
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