6 June 2008
Lynn Chadwick, R.A. (1914-2003)
signed and numbered 'Chadwick 2/6' (on the edge of the wing) and numbered again '317' (on the underside)
bronze with a mid-brown patina
19 1/8 in. (48.6 cm.) long
Conceived in 1959.
with Marlborough Fine Art, London.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 15 November 1995, lot 124, where purchased by the present owner.
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D. Farr and E. Chadwick, Lynn Chadwick Sculptor, Aldershot, 2006, p. 164, no. 317, another cast illustrated.
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