Born in Yorkshire in 1903, of the heroic generation in twentieth-century British Art which included Henry Moore (with whom she studied in Leeds) and Ben Nicholson (whom she married), she explored in her sculpture the forms of life - especially human life - as well as those of mathematics.
Professor Hammacher knew Hepworth for many years, and has written an intimate and highly readable account of her life and work.
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About Abraham Marie Hammacher
Abraham Marie Hammacher was a noted art historian and a close friend of Barbara Hepworth.
Barbara Hepworth by Abraham Marie Hammacher
Abraham Marie Hammacher
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