Barbara Hepworth (1903-1975)
Sculpture with Colour
signed with initials, dated, numbered and inscribed with foundry mark 'B.H. 1940 4/9 MS' (on the back of the base)
bronze with green patina, polished bronze and copper wire
Height: 4 in. (10.2 cm.)
Length: 4½ in. (11.4 cm)
Conceived in 1940; this bronze version cast in 1964
Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, New York.
Mrs. Davidson, New York (acquired from the above, August 1967).
Leonard Hutton Galleries, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1994.
Dr. Sophie Bowness will include this sculpture in her forthcoming revised Hepworth catalogue raisonné under the catalogue number BH 117F.