• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale  auction at Christies

    Sale 2313

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    5 May 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 374

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)

    Three Piece Reclining Figure: Maquette No. 2: Polished

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    Henry Moore (1898-1986)
    Three Piece Reclining Figure: Maquette No. 2: Polished
    signed and numbered 'Moore 4/9' (on the right side of the base)
    polished bronze and bronze with brown patina
    Height: 5¾ in. (14.6 cm.)
    Length: 8 3/8 in. (21.3 cm.)
    Conceived in 1962; this bronze version cast in 1964


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    Provenance

    Hanover Gallery, London.
    Mr. and Mrs. William Gillen, Geneva (acquired from the above, March 1965).
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    A. Bowness, ed., Henry Moore, Sculpture and drawings 1955-64, London, 1986, vol. 3, p. 54, no. 501 (another cast illustrated, p. 55).