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    Sale 7702

    Impressionist/Modern, Day Sale

    5 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 471

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)

    Seated woman on curved block

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)
    Seated woman on curved block
    signed and numbered 'Moore 2/6' (on the back)
    bronze with brown patina
    Height (excluding base): 8 in. (20.3 cm.)
    Conceived in 1957 and cast in 1964 in an edition of six plus one


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 12 January 1986, lot 50.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Literature

    A. Bowness (ed.), Henry Moore, Sculpture and Drawings, vol. III, Sculpture 1955-1964, London, 1965, no. 433 (another cast illustrated p. 25).
    I. Jianou, Henry Moore, Paris, 1968, p. 82.