11 November 2010
Sven Berlin (1911-2000)
signed with monogram (on the base)
21 in. 53.3 cm.) long
Carved in 1960.
To be sold with the artist's certificate.
Acquired from the artist by the previous owner.
Anonymous sale; Bonhams, Bury St Edmunds, 19 July 2008, lot 186, where purchased by the present owner.
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A certificate from the artist describes the present work as 'Fallen Horse, 1960, Doulting stone from Somerset, Nr. Shepton Mallett. An Oolitic limestone, laid down on seabed 150,000,000 years ago'.
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