6 November 2013
Henry Moore (1898-1986)
Reclining Figure: Twisting
signed and numbered 'Moore 3/9' (on the back of the base)
bronze with brown patina
Length: 9 in. (22.8 cm.)
Conceived in 1982
New Art Centre, London.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, October 1985.
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A. Bowness, ed., Henry Moore, Complete Sculpture 1980-86, London, 1988, vol. 6, p. 48, no. 855 (another cast illustrated).
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