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    Sale 12147

    Impressionist & Modern Art Day Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1329

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)

    Seated Woman: Shell Skirt

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)
    Seated Woman: Shell Skirt
    signed, numbered and stamped with foundry mark 'Moore 12/12 H. NOACK BERLIN' (on the back)
    bronze with dark brown and green patina
    Height: 6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.)
    Conceived in 1960


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    Provenance

    Acquired by the late owners, circa 1980.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF ARTHUR AND GWEN HILLER


    Literature

    A. Bowness, ed., Henry Moore, Sculpture and Drawings, 1955-1964, London, 1965, vol. 3, p. 28, no. 459 (another cast illustrated, pl. 97; with incorrect dimensions).