Henry Moore, O.M., C.H. (1898-1986)
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Henry Moore, O.M., C.H. (1898-1986)

Two piece reclining figure: Maquette No. 2

Details
Henry Moore, O.M., C.H. (1898-1986)
Two piece reclining figure: Maquette No. 2
signed and numbered 'Moore 1/9' (on the top of the base) and stamped with the foundry mark 'NOAK BERLIN' (on the side of the base)
bronze with a dark brown patina
9¾ in. (24.7 cm.) long
Conceived in 1961.
Provenance
Purchased by the present owner's husband circa 1960s.
Literature
Exhibition catalogue, Henry Moore Recent Work, London, Marlborough Fine Art, 1963, no. 8, as 'Reclining Figure Two Piece (Maquette)'.
A. Bowness, Henry Moore Complete Sculpture 1955-64 Vol. 3, London, 2005, p. 46, no. 474, another cast illustrated.
Exhibited
London, Marlborough Fine Art, Henry Moore Recent Works, July - August 1963, no. 8, as 'Reclining Figure Two Piece (Maquette)'.
Special notice

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