17 November 2016
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF ARTHUR AND GWEN HILLER
Henry Moore (1898-1986)
Seated Woman: Shell Skirt
signed, numbered and stamped with foundry mark 'Moore 12/12 H. NOACK BERLIN' (on the back)
bronze with dark brown and green patina
Height: 6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.)
Conceived in 1960
Acquired by the late owners, circa 1980.
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A. Bowness, ed., Henry Moore, Sculpture and Drawings, 1955-1964, London, 1965, vol. 3, p. 28, no. 459 (another cast illustrated, pl. 97; with incorrect dimensions).
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