2 May 2012
Ben Nicholson (1894-1982) and Henry Moore (1898-1986)
the first printed with artist's signature and numbered '225/217'
the second printed with artist's signature and numbered '317/375'
The first: 35½ x 36¼ in. (90.2 x 92.1 cm.)
The second: 34½ x 34 5/8 in. (87.6 x 88 cm.) (2)
Zika Ascher, London (acquired from the artist).
By descent from the above to the present owner.
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The Henry Moore Foundation, ed., Henry Moore Textiles, Hertfordshire, 2008, p. 67 (another example of the second illustrated in color).
The second is registered with the Henry Moore Foundation as TEX 7.6.
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