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Leon Underwood
THE PURSUIT OF IDEAS
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 9,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
45
Leon Underwood
THE PURSUIT OF IDEAS
Estimate
8,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 9,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

20th Century British Art

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Leon Underwood
1890-1975
THE PURSUIT OF IDEAS
signed, dated 59 and inscribed L.C.C. / maquette / HILGROVE / cote
bronze wth a dark brown patina
height (including base): 40.5cm.; 16in.
The present work is one of an edition of 6 plus 1 extra cast for the artist's wife.
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Provenance

New Art Centre, London

Exhibited

London, Kaplan Gallery, An Exhibition of Sculpture by Leon Underwood, 1961, cat. no.13 (another cast);
New York, Acquavella Galleries, Sculpture by Leon Underwood, 16th October - 17th November 1962, cat. no.4 (another cast);
London, Kaplan Gallery, Sculpture by Leon Underwood, 24th April - 18th May 1963, cat. no.26 (another cast);
Colchester, Minories, Leon UnderwoodA Retrospective Exhibition, 9th August - 10th September 1969, cat. no.58 (another cast).

Literature

Ben Whitworth, The Sculpture of Leon Underwood, The Henry Moore Foundation in association with Lund Humphries, 2000, cat. no.181, p.139.

Catalogue Note

The present work is a maquette for the Pursuit of Ideas (1960) which was commissioned by London County Council for the Hilgrove Estate, Finchley Road, London.

20th Century British Art

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London