Biolith

Blue limestone (ancaster stone) | 119.4 x 67.3 x 38.1cm | 1948-1949

Dame (Jocelyn) Barbara Hepworth

A biolith is a sedimentary rock formed from fossilized animal remains. In 1939, Barbara Hepworth relocated from London to St. Ives in Cornwall, where, surrounded by magnificent cliffs, crescent beaches, and ancient rock formations, she became fascina...
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