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    Sale 1996

    Impressionist And Modern Works On Paper

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 183

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)

    Sheet of Studies (recto and verso)

    Price Realised  

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)
    Sheet of Studies (recto and verso)
    signed, dedicated and dated 'Henry Moore For Frank Christmas 1962' (lower right)
    watercolor, pen and black ink, colored felt-tip pens and pencil on paper
    9 1/8 x 5 7/8 in. (23.2 x 14.9 cm.)
    Executed in December 1962


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    Provenance

    Gift from the artist to the late owner, 25 December 1962.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the correct estimate is $6,000-8,000.
    The Henry Moore Foundation has confirmed that this work is recorded on its database under the archive number HMF 3079a.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF FRANK STANTON