Lot 113
  • 113

Barbara Hepworth

Estimate
150,000 - 250,000 GBP
Sold
584,750 GBP
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Description

  • Barbara Hepworth
  • Maquette for Dual Form
  • inscribed Barbara Hepworth, dated 1966, numbered 1/9 and stamped with the Morris Singer foundry mark
  • bronze

Provenance

Marlborough Fine Art, London
Bloch Family (acquired from the above in 1968)

Exhibited

Montreal World Fair, British Pavillion, 1967

Literature

Alan Bowness (ed.), The Complete Sculpture of Barbara Hepworth 1960-69, London, 1971, no. 397, illustration of another cast p. 41
Sophie Bowness (ed.), Barbara Hepworth, The Plasters, The Gift to Wakefield, Farnham, 2011, no. 24, illustration of the plaster pp. 142-43

Catalogue Note

The present work derives from the large bronze Dual Form, a cast of which is situated outside of the Guildhall in St Ives. It was given to the town as a gift from the artist to mark the conferment of the Honorary Freedom of the Borough of St Ives.
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