9 November 2006
Henry Moore (1898-1986)
Maquette for Oblong Composition
signed and numbered 'Moore 5/9' (on the back of the base)
bronze with brown patina
Height: 4¾ in. (12.1 cm.)
Length: 6¾ in. (17.1 cm.)
Conceived in 1970
Jane Kahan Gallery, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner, December 1986.
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A. Bowness, ed., Henry Moore, Complete Sculpture 1964-73, London, 1977, vol. 4, p. 61, no. 619 (another cast illustrated, p. 60).
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