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    Sale 5389

    20th Century British Art

    16 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 74

    Bernard Meadows (1915-2005)

    Maquette for Large Flat Bird

    Price Realised  

    Bernard Meadows (1915-2005)
    Maquette for Large Flat Bird
    signed with initial and numbered 'M 1/5' (on the base)
    bronze with a green patina
    11 in. (27.8 cm.) high
    Conceived in 1956.


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    Literature

    A. Bowness, Bernard Meadows Sculpture and Drawings, Much Hadham, 1995, p. 138, no. BM 43, another cast illustrated.