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    Sale 1995

    Impressionist And Modern Art Day Sale

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 474

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)

    Reclining Figure

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)
    Reclining Figure
    bronze with brown patina
    Length: 5 in. (12.7 cm.)
    Conceived in 1936-1937; this bronze version cast in 1959


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    Provenance

    Anon. sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 11 March 1971, lot 78.
    Acquired at the above sale by the late owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of Dr. Ruth Leder Shapiro


    Literature

    A. Bowness, ed., Henry Moore Complete Sculpture 1980-1986, London, 1988, vol. 6, p. 28, no. 175a (another cast illustrated).