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

Maquette for Large Torso, Arch

Details
Henry Moore, O.M., C.H. (1898-1986)
Maquette for Large Torso, Arch
signed and numbered 'Moore 3/9' (at the base)
bronze with a golden brown patina
4 in. (10.2 cm.) high, excluding marble base
Conceived in 1962, and cast by Fiorini in 1971 in an edition of 9 plus 1.
Provenance
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 2 December 1996, lot 323.
Sergio Morico, Rome.
Acquired from the above by the previous owner.
Their sale; Christie's, London, 22 June 2011, lot 496, where purchased by the present owner.
Literature
Exhibition catalogue, Hommage a Henry Moore: Sculptures - Estampes, Geneva, Galerie Patrick Cramer, 1978, no. 4, another cast illustrated.
A. Bowness (ed.), Henry Moore: Complete Sculpture 1955-64; Vol. 3, London, 1986, p. 56, no. 503a, another cast illustrated.
Exhibited
Geneva, Galerie Patrick Cramer, Hommage a Henry Moore: Sculptures - Estampes, May - July 1978, no. 4, another cast exhibited.
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