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Henri Gaudier-Brzeska
WOMEN CARRYING SACKS
Estimate
5,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 GBP
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152
Henri Gaudier-Brzeska
WOMEN CARRYING SACKS
Estimate
5,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

20th Century British Art

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Henri Gaudier-Brzeska
1891-1915
WOMEN CARRYING SACKS
signed with monogram; also inscribed with initials HB
bronze with a black patina
35.5 by 29cm.; 14 by 11¼in.
Conceived circa 1912-3, the present piece is one of two works cast by Horace Brodzky in the 1930s.
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Exhibited

Cambridge, 36 Bridge Street, Drawings, Paintings and Sculpture by Contemporary Artists, 9th - 25th November 1933, cat. no.4, as Bronze plaque (another cast);
Cambridge, Kettle's Yard Gallery, WE the Moderns: Gaudier-Brzeska and the Birth of Modern Sculpture, 20th January - 18th March 2007, cat. no.3, illustrated p.49 (another cast), with tour to Sheffield, Graves Art Gallery.

Literature

Horace Brodzky, Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, London, 1932;
Mervyn Levy, Henri Gaudier-Brzeska: Drawings and Sculpture, New York, 1965, p.29, illustrated pl.74 (another cast);
Roger Cole, Burning to Speak: The Life and Art of Gaudier-Brzeska, Phaidon, Oxford, 1978, cat. no.15, p.62, illustrated (another cast);
Evelyn Silber, Gaudier-Brzeska: Life and Art, Thames and Hudson, London, 1996, cat. no.40, p.260, illustrated pl.40 (another cast).

20th Century British Art

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London