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    Sale 7729

    20th Century British Art

    21 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 13

    Henry Moore, O.M., C.H. (1898-1986)

    Standing Figure No. 1

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henry Moore, O.M., C.H. (1898-1986)
    Standing Figure No. 1
    bronze with a green patina
    10 in. (25.4 cm.) high, excluding stone base
    Conceived in 1952 and cast in an edition of 9.


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    Provenance

    with Hahn Bros., New York.
    with Waddington Galleries, London, where purchased by the present owner.


    Literature

    A. Bowness (ed.), Henry Moore Complete Sculpture 1949-1954 Volume 2, London, 1986, no. 317, pl. 89, another cast illustrated.