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Acquired directly from the artist by Margot Eates, M.B.E and E.H. Ramsden; Christie's, London, 30 May 1997, lot 56.
with Hazlitt Holland-Hibbert, London, where purchased by the present owner, June 2003, as Cumberland alabaster.
AN EYE FOR BRITISH MODERNISM
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN ESTATE
H. Read, Barbara Hepworth, Carvings and Drawings, London, 1952, pl. 76b.
J.P. Hodin, Barbara Hepworth, Neuchâtel, 1961, p. 165, no. 126, as grey alabaster.
P. Curtis and A. Wilkinson, exhibition catalogue, Barbara Hepworth A Retrospective, Liverpool, Tate, 1994, p. 87.
Exhibition catalogue, The Thirties, London, Annely Juda, 1998, n.p., no. 18, illustrated.
Exhibition catalogue, Barbara Hepworth Stone Sculpture, New York, Pace Wildenstein, 2001, p. 42, no. 1, illustrated.
London, Lefevre Gallery, Barbara Hepworth, Sculpture and Drawings, October 1946, no. 12.
Wakefield, City Art Gallery, Barbara Hepworth, Sculpture and Drawings, May - July 1951, no. 21: this exhibition travelled to York, City Art Gallery, July - August; and Manchester, City Art Gallery, September - October.
London, Annely Juda, The Thirties, July - September 1998, no. 18.
New York, Pace Wildenstein, Barbara Hepworth Stone Sculpture, February - March 2001, no. 1.