17 November 2011
Henry Moore, O.M., C.H. (1898-1986)
Two Standing Figures: Twisting
signed and numbered 'Moore 2/9' (on the side of the base)
bronze with a green patina
7¼ in. (18.3 cm.) high, excluding base; 9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high, overall
Conceived in 1979.
Daniel Henry Kahnweiler, by whom gifted to the present owner's uncle.
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A. Bowness, Henry Moore Volume 5 Complete Sculpture 1974-80, London, 1983, pp. 44-45, no. 772, another cast illustrated.
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