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    Sale 5391

    20th Century British Art including Works from the Collection of Bannon & Barnabas McHenry

    17 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 86

    Robert Clatworthy, R.A. (b. 1928)

    Head; and Head XIV

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    Robert Clatworthy, R.A. (b. 1928)
    Head; and Head XIV
    signed with initials and dated 'R.C./1997' (lower left)
    pastel, charcoal, wash and acrylic
    14¼ x 10½ in. (36.2 x 26.7 cm.) (2)

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    During the 1990s Clatworthy developed a skin problem and was forced to temporarily abandon sculpture. Concentrating instead on drawing and painting, he produced heads, figures and a series of abstract paintings. He was able to sculpt again in 2001.

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    with Keith Chapman Gallery, London, where purchased by the present owner.