Henry Moore (1898-1986)
Property from the Estate of Max and Isabell Smith Herzstein
Henry Moore (1898-1986)

Seated Nude in Wicker Chair

Henry Moore (1898-1986)
Seated Nude in Wicker Chair
signed and dated 'Moore 34' (lower right)
brush and India ink and wash and charcoal on paper laid down on paper
22 x 14 7/8 in. (55.9 x 38 cm.)
Executed in 1934
Curt Valentin Gallery, New York.
Joan and Lester Avnet, Great Neck.
M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York.
Jeanne Frank, New York.
Acquired from the above by the late owners, July 1973.
A. Garrould, ed., Henry Moore, Complete Drawings 1930-39, London, 1998, vol. 2, p. 114, no. AG 34.15 (illustrated).

If you wish to view the condition report of this lot, please sign in to your account.

Sign in
View condition report

Lot Essay

The sitter for this drawing is the artist's wife, Irina. Married in 1929, she began posing for him soon afterwards.

More from Impressionist and Modern Art Works on Paper

View All
View All