HENRY MOORE, O.M., C.H. (1889-1986)
HENRY MOORE, O.M., C.H. (1889-1986)
HENRY MOORE, O.M., C.H. (1889-1986)
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HENRY MOORE, O.M., C.H. (1889-1986)

Mother and Child with Apple

Details
HENRY MOORE, O.M., C.H. (1889-1986)
Mother and Child with Apple
bronze with a dark brown patina
28 5/8 in. (75.2 cm.) high
Conceived in 1956, this is the second cast from an edition of 10, plus an artist's cast.
Cast in 1957 by Art Bronze Foundry, London.
Provenance
with Arthur Tooth & Sons, London.
Acquired from the above by Allan D. Emil, New York, in 1957, and by descent to Arthur D. Emil.
His estate sale; Sotheby's, London, 19 June 2012, lot 26, where purchased by the present owner.
Literature
W. Grohmann, The Art of Henry Moore, London, 1960, p. 8, pls. 116-117, another cast illustrated.
I. Jianou, Henry Moore, Paris, 1968, p. 81, no. 389.
R. Melville, Henry Moore: Sculpture and Drawings 1921-1969, London, 1970, p. 359, pls. 512-513, another cast illustrated, as 'Mother and Child No. 1'.
G.C. Argan, Henry Moore, New York, 1971, n.p., figs. 132-133, another cast illustrated.
D. Mitchinson (ed.), Henry Moore Sculpture, with Comments by the Artist, London, 1981, pp. 141, 312, nos. 290-291, another cast illustrated.
A. Bowness (ed.), Henry Moore: Complete Sculpture 1955-64, Vol. 3, London, 1986, pp. 28, 94-95, no. 406, pls. 32-33, another cast illustrated.
Exhibition catalogue, Henry Moore: Rétrospective, Saint Paul de Vence, Fondation Maeght, 2002, pp. 167, 249, no. 136, another cast illustrated.
C. Lichtenstein, Henry Moore: Work, Theory, Impact, London, 2008, another cast illustrated on the front cover.
Exhibited
Saint Paul de Vence, Fondation Maeght, Henry Moore: Rétrospective, July - November 2002, no. 136, another cast illustrated.
Special notice
Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent. This lot has been imported from outside of the UK for sale and placed under the Temporary Admission regime. Import VAT is payable at 5% on the hammer price. VAT at 20% will be added to the buyer’s premium but will not be shown separately on our invoice.

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