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    Sale 7595

    20th Century British Art

    6 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 161

    Dame Barbara Hepworth (1903-1975)

    Holed hemisphere

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Dame Barbara Hepworth (1903-1975)
    Holed hemisphere
    polished bronze
    3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) high, excluding hardwood base
    Conceived in 1962 and cast in an edition of 9.


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the present work is numbered '2/9' (on the underside).
    Please note the additional provenance for this lot:
    with Galerie Chalette, New York, where purchased by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of Dr. Gerhard Straus


    Literature

    A. Bowness (ed.), The complete sculpture of Barbara Hepworth 1960-69, London, 1971, p. 33, no. AB320, pl. 51.