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Henry MOORE
Outside the harbour 1872

Medium
oil on canvas
Measurements
107.0 × 182.6 cm
Inscription
inscribed in black paint l.l.: H · Moore. 1872
Accession Number
477-2
Department
International Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1910
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
Not on display
Provenance

Exhibited Royal Academy, London, 1875, no. 1176; collection of G.R. Burnett, London, by 1882-1908; Burnett sale, Christie’s, London, 18 March 1882, no. 136 (bought in); Burnett sale, Christie’s, London, 21 March 1908, no. 81; from where purchased by Sampson (dealer), 1908; with Phillips, Cross and MacDonnal (dealer), Liverpool, 1909; from where purchased, on the advice of Frank Gibson, for the Felton Bequest, 1910.

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