12 November 2009
Henry Moore, O.M., C.H. (1898-1986)
Reclining Figure: Fragment
signed, numbered and stamped with the foundry mark '1/9 Moore NOACK BERLIN' (on the back)
bronze with a dark brown patina
5½ (14 cm.) long
Conceived in 1952 and cast in 1969.
Probably acquired from Marlborough Fine Art, London.
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A. Bowness (ed.), Henry Moore Complete Sculpture 1949-54 Volume 2, London, 1955, p. 43, no. 331a, another cast illustrated.
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