• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 7833

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 535

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)

    The Matron

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)
    The Matron
    signed and numbered '6/9 Moore' (on the top of the base)
    bronze with brown patina
    Height: 8½ in. (21.6 cm.)
    Executed in 1975 in an edition of nine


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    Provenance

    Acquired by the present owner circa 1975.


    Literature

    A. Bowness (ed.), Henry Moore, Sculpture and Drawings, vol. V, Sculpture 1974-1980, London, 1983, no. 661 (another cast illustrated).