IRON SCULPTURE
Lynn Chadwick, R.A.IRON SCULPTURE
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Lynn Chadwick, R.A.

IRON SCULPTURE

Estimate: 150,000 - 250,000 GBP

Lynn Chadwick, R.A.

IRON SCULPTURE

Estimate: 150,000 - 250,000 GBP
Lot sold:189,000GBP
(4 bids, reserve met)

Description

LYNN CHADWICK, R.A.

1914 - 2003

IRON SCULPTURE


iron and copper

height: 51cm.; 20in.

width: 36cm.; 14in.

Conceived in 1953, the present work is unique.


We are grateful to the Estate of the Artist for their kind assistance with the cataloguing of the present work.

Condition report

The sculpture appears sound. The work appears to be in excellent overall condition.


Some very minor rubbing mostly to tips. One possible minor historic loss to the tip of a spoke.

Light surface dirt.


The sculpture is freestanding.


Please telephone the department on +44 (0) 207 293 6424 if you have any questions regarding the present work.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Provenance

Private Collection
Sale, Sotheby's, London, 27 November 1996, lot 75
Osborne Samuel, London, where acquired by the present owner in 2010

Literature

Udo Kulterman, ‘Englische Plastik der Gegenwart’, Das Kunstwerk, 7/12 (Baden-Baden, 3 – 20 January), 1959, n.p.
Dennis Farr & Eva Chadwick, Lynn Chadwick Sculptor, With a Complete Illustrated Catalogue 1947-2005, Lund Humphries, Farnham and Burlington VT, 2014,  no. 107, illustrated p. 100

Exhibited

Venice, British Pavilion, Biennale XXVIII, June – October 1956, no. 49 (as Sculpture)

Kendal, Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Lynn Chadwick, 28 March - 15 June 2013

New York, Blain Di Donna, Lynn Chadwick Retrospective, 3 May - 26 July 2014