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    Sale 12071

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1314

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)

    Mother and Child: Wheels

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)
    Mother and Child: Wheels
    signed and numbered 'Moore 3/9' (on the base)
    bronze with red and brown patina
    Height: 10 ½ in. (26.8 cm.)
    Conceived in 1962


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    Provenance

    Zoe Dusanne Gallery, Seattle.
    Sophie Marks Krauss, Seattle.
    Memphis College of Art, Tennessee (bequest).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2015.


    Literature

    A. Bowness, ed., Henry Moore, Sculpture and Drawings, 1955-1964, London, 1986, vol. 3, p. 58, no. 510 (another cast illustrated, p. 59).