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    Sale 7562

    Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale

    4 February 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 51

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)

    Two Piece Sculpture No. 7: Pipe

    Price Realised  

    Henry Moore (1898-1986)
    Two Piece Sculpture No. 7: Pipe
    signed and numbered 'Moore 9/9' (on the base)
    bronze with gold and brown patina
    Length: 37 in. (94 cm.)
    Conceived in 1966 and cast in a numbered edition of nine, this cast before 1970


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    Provenance

    Acquired by the present owner from the Henry Moore Foundation, circa 1970.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTORS


    Literature

    I. Jianou, Henry Moore, Paris, 1968, no. 521, p. 88 (another cast illustrated pl. 33).
    R. Melville, Henry Moore, Sculpture and Drawings 1921-1969, London, 1970, no. 700, p. 366 (another cast illustrated).
    A. Bowness, ed., Henry Moore, Sculpture and Drawings vol. IV, Sculpture 1964-1973, London, 1977, no. 543 (another cast illustrated p. 44 & pls. 38-39).
    F. Russoli & D. Mitchinson, Henry Moore Sculpture, London, 1981, figs. 407 and 408, p. 313 (another cast illustrated p. 189).