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Two Piece Reclining Figure Number 3 Sculpture Outside Sub Station, Brandon Estate

A Grade II Listed Building in Newington, Southwark

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Latitude: 51.4827 / 51°28'57"N

Longitude: -0.1044 / 0°6'15"W

OS Eastings: 531726

OS Northings: 177678

OS Grid: TQ317776

Mapcode National: GBR NQ.QN

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.4ZPQ

Plus Code: 9C3XFVMW+37

Entry Name: Two Piece Reclining Figure Number 3 Sculpture Outside Sub Station, Brandon Estate

Listing Date: 15 April 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385448

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470845

Location: Southwark, London, SE17

County: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Newington

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Kennington Park St Agnes

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


636-1/9/888 (South West side)
15/04/98 "Two-Piece Reclining Figure No.3"
sculpture outside sub-station,
Brandon Estate


Sculpture. 1961 by Henry Moore, sited 1962 by the London
County Council. Bronze, from carved plaster cast; early eight
feet long on plinth, set on grassy mound. A reclining figure
of two halves, from Moore's first series to explore the
relationship between elements thus disjointed, and based on
studies of bones and flints. Its carved, rugged and
naturalistic quality is well suited to its urban setting.

Listing NGR: TQ3172677678

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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