London, South Kensington
16 July 2008
Henry Moore, O.M., C.H. (1898-1986)
signed and numbered 'Moore 3/9' (on the edge of the base)
bronze with a brown patina
7¾ in. (19.5 cm.) high, including base
Conceived in 1982.
with Marlborough Fine Art, London.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 2 July 1998, lot 173, where purchased by the present owner.
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A. Bowness, Henry Moore, Complete Sculpture, Vol. 6, London, 1988, P. 49, no. 859 (another cast illustrated).
This work is recorded at the Henry Moore Foundation under archive number LH 859. Another cast of this work is in the collection of the Japan Contemporary Sculpture centre.
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