17 November 2011
Henry Moore, O.M., C.H. (1898-1986)
Maquette for Two Piece Reclining Figure: Points
signed, numbered and inscribed 'Moore 2/9/NOACK BERLIN' (on the reverse)
bronze with a light brown patina, on composite base
5½ in. (14 cm.) long
Conceived in 1969.
with Marlborough Fine Art, London.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 19 November 2004, lot 213, where purchased by the present owner.
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A. Bowness (ed.), Henry Moore Volume 4 Complete Sculpture 1964-1973, London, 1977, p. 56, no. 604, another cast illustrated.
London, Marlborough Fine Art, A Tribute to Henry Moore, May - June 1987, no. 35.
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