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    Sale 12070

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1052

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)

    Two Seated Figures

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    Estimate

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)
    Two Seated Figures
    signed and dated 'Moore 80' (lower right)
    watercolor, pastel, colored wax crayons, charcoal and black ballpoint pen on paper
    10 ¼ x 11 ¼ in. (26.1 x 28.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1980


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    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist by the present owner, March 1982.


    Literature

    A. Garrould, ed., Henry Moore, Complete Drawings, 1977-1981, Aldershot, 1994, vol. 5, p. 144, no. AG 80.291 (illustrated, p. 145).


    Exhibited

    London, Wildenstein & Co., Ltd., Henry Moore, Recent Drawings, November 1981-January 1982, no. 33.
    Greenwich, Connecticut, The Bruce Museum, Henry Moore, Perspectives on Form, May-July 1982.
    New York, Payson-Weisberg Fine Art, Drawings by Sculptors, October-November 1982, no. 9.