• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale  auction at Christies

    Sale 2313

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    5 May 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 388

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)

    Reclining Figure

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)
    Reclining Figure
    signed 'Moore' (on the left side)
    bronze with brown and green patina
    Length: 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm.)
    Conceived in 1945; this bronze version cast circa 1950


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    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist by the family of the present owner, circa 1950.


    Literature

    D. Sylvester, ed., Henry Moore, Complete Sculpture 1921-48, London, 1988, vol. 1, p. 16, no. 250 (larger version illustrated, p. 160).