• Impressionist Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2217

    Impressionist Modern Day Sale

    4 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 281

    Barbara Hepworth (1903-1975)

    Reclining Solitary Form (Amulet)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Barbara Hepworth (1903-1975)
    Reclining Solitary Form (Amulet)
    numbered '4/10' (on the side of the base)
    polished bronze
    Height: 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm.)
    Length: 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm.)
    Conceived in 1961; this bronze version cast by 1962


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    Provenance

    Galerie Chalette, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the late owner, January 1963.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF MARJORIE C. BARNETT, M.D.


    Literature

    A. Bowness, ed., The Complete Sculpture of Barbara Hepworth 1960-69, London, 1971, p. 32, no. 307 (another cast illustrated, pl. 48).