• 20th Century British Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5886

    20th Century British Art

    16 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 167

    Nigel Hall (b. 1943)

    Eagle Rock

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    Estimate

    Nigel Hall (b. 1943)
    Eagle Rock
    painted aluminium
    33½ in. (85 cm.) high
    Conceived in 1983.


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    Hall comments 'I like sculpture which is still. I like sculpture to move and reveal itself when you move. And the sculpture becomes alive and active, like a dance, and it's still when you are still' (A. Lambirth, Nigel Hall, Sculpture and works on Paper, London, 2008, p. 30).

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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this work is illustrated upside down in the catalogue.