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TAKING SHAPE: 20TH CENTURY SCULPTURE FROM THE BLOCH FAMILY COLLECTION

Barbara Hepworth
TWO FORMS (ORKNEY)
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TAKING SHAPE: 20TH CENTURY SCULPTURE FROM THE BLOCH FAMILY COLLECTION

Barbara Hepworth
TWO FORMS (ORKNEY)
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Details & Cataloguing

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Barbara Hepworth
1903 - 1975
TWO FORMS (ORKNEY)
inscribed Barbara Hepworth, dated 1967, numbered 6/9 and stamped with the foundry mark MS on a plaque on the underside of the base
polished bronze with original wooden base
height: 17.8cm., 7in. (not including base)
height: 21cm., 8 1/4 in. (including base)
Conceived in 1967 and cast by the Morris Singer Foundry in a numbered edition of 9 plus 0.
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This work will be included in the revised Catalogue raisonné of Sculpture by Barbara Hepworth being prepared by Dr Sophie Bowness under catalogue no. BH 441.

Provenance

Gimpel Fils, London
Yves Truffert (acquired from the above)
Sale: Christie's, London, 25th November 1993, lot 62
Waddington Galleries, Ltd, London (acquired in 1997)
Bloch Family (acquired from the above in 1997)

Literature

Barbara Hepworth (exhibition catalogue), The Tate Gallery, London, 1968, no. 176, illustration of the slate version p. 43
Alan Bowness (ed.), The Complete Sculpture of Barbara Hepworth, 1960-69, London, 1971, no. 441, illustration of another cast p. 45
Sophie Bowness (ed.), Barbara Hepworth, The Plasters, The Gift to Wakefield, Farnham, 2011, no. 31, illustrations of the plaster & another cast p. 153

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