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Hand-over ceremony for Henry Moore's sculpture "Two piece reclining figure no. 9" outside the Australian National Library, Canberra, February 1970 [picture] / National Capital Development Commission
Bib ID 134517
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Online Versions
Description 1970 
1 photograph : b&w ; 16.1 x 21 cm. 
Series

Collection of photographs of Henry Moore's sculpture "Two piece reclining figure no. 9", 1970.

Summary

"N.C.D.C. News No. 13 (March 1970). Henry Moore's sculpture 'Two piece reclining figure no. 9' outside the Australian National Library, Canberra. Members of the official party at the recent hand-over ceremony pictured are (left to right) Sir Harold White (National Librarian), Lady Price, Secretary of the Department of the Interior, Mr R.A. Kingsland, Chairman of the National Library Council, Sir Grenfell Price, and Associate Commissioner of the National Capital Development Commission, Mr W.C. Andrews"--Printed on label attached to verso. "Feb 1970"--Stamped on verso. "NDL 1419/7"--Handwritten on verso.

Notes

Condition: Good; some discolouration on verso.

Part of collection: Collection of photographs of Henry Moore's sculpture "Two piece reclining figure no. 9", 1970.

Title from label attached to verso.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-146743758

Subjects Moore, Henry, 1898-1986. Two piece reclining figure.  |  White, Harold Leslie, Sir, 1905-1992 -- Portraits.  |  Price, Pauline (Kitty Pauline) -- Portraits.  |  Kingsland, Richard, 1916-2012 -- Portraits.  |  Price, A. Grenfell (Archibald Grenfell), 1892-1977 -- Portraits.  |  Andrews, W. C. (William Charles) -- Portraits.  |  National Library of Australia -- Buildings -- Photographs.  |  Public sculpture -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra -- Photographs.  |  Outdoor sculpture -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra -- Photographs.
Occupation Librarians.  |  Public officers.
Other authors/contributors Australia. National Capital Development Commission

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