Discovered his drawings doing A level art embroidery based on the home front in ww2... HM was an official war artist & recorded the underground shelters during the blitz.
Shelter Drawing: Seated Mother and Child, 1940-42 by Henry Moore (English 1898-1986)
Henry Moore OM, CH, ‘Eight Sculpture Ideas’ 1980-81
Henry Moore OM, CH The Artist's Hand IV 1979
Henry Moore OM, CH ‘Trees II Upright Branches’, 1979 © The Henry Moore Foundation. All Rights Reserved
Henry Moore Drawing crowds in tube stations during the blitz
Henry Moore OM, CH ‘Maquette for Family Group’, 1945 © The Henry Moore Foundation. All Rights Reserved
Henry Moore. Ideas for Sculpture: Two Seated Figures 1980. Charcoal, wax crayon, ballpoint pen, watercolour wash on off-white wove.
Design is fine. History is mine. Henry Moore, Untitled, head of a sheep, 1972. Pen and ink drawing. Via Ketterer
air raid shelter drawings by Henry Moore, circa 1940