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    Sale 7595

    20th Century British Art

    6 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 172

    Lynn Chadwick, R.A. (1914-2003)

    Bird IX

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Lynn Chadwick, R.A. (1914-2003)
    Bird IX
    signed and numbered 'Chadwick 2/6' (on the edge of the wing) and numbered again '317' (on the underside)
    bronze with a mid-brown patina
    19 1/8 in. (48.6 cm.) long
    Conceived in 1959.


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    Provenance

    with Marlborough Fine Art, London.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 15 November 1995, lot 124, where purchased by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    VARIOUS PROPERTIES


    Literature

    D. Farr and E. Chadwick, Lynn Chadwick Sculptor, Aldershot, 2006, p. 164, no. 317, another cast illustrated.