Documenting my projects up to 2012

A Study of a Henry Moore Dressing Gown in Motion, 2009


Detail from recently framed piece A Study of a Henry Moore Dressing Gown in Motion 2009 (They Made Me A Fugitive, 1947)

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My sequence of 57 drawings documents a Henry Moore fabric in motion. In 1946 Moore was commissioned to produce designs for Ascher headscarves. His barbed wire design was used to
make a dressing gown which was worn by actor Sally Gray in the 1947 film They Made Me a Fugitive. The gown is worn in a scene in which Gray's character is beaten and falls to the floor.