9 November 2000
Henry Moore (1898-1986)
Maquette for Reclining Figure
bronze with green and brown patina
Length: 75/8 in. (19.4 cm.)
Conceived in 1945; this bronze version cast at a later date
St. George's Gallery, Ltd., London.
Leslie Shermand Land (acquired from the above, 1948).
Robert Pierce, Los Angeles (acquired from the above, circa 1950).
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1973.
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D. Sylvester, ed., Henry Moore, Sculpture 1921-48, London, 1988, vol. 1, p. 16, no. 251 (large bronze version illustrated, no. 256, p. 161).
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