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Barbara Hepworth

Vertical Form (St Ives)

Estimate:

250,000

to
- 350,000 USD

Ancient Echoes, Modern Visions: Property from the Estate of Paul & Marianne Steiner

Barbara Hepworth

Barbara Hepworth

Vertical Form (St Ives)

Vertical Form (St Ives)

Estimate:

250,000

to
- 350,000 USD

Lot sold:

504,000

USD

Ancient Echoes, Modern Visions: Property from the Estate of Paul & Marianne Steiner

Barbara Hepworth

1903 - 1975

Vertical Form (St Ives)


Numbered 3/9 ; stamped B.H. 1969 (on the underside)

Bronze

Height (including the base): 20 ¾ in. (52.7 cm)

Conceived in 1969 and cast in a numbered edition of 9 plus 1 artist's proof.


This work will be included in the revised catalogue raisonné of Hepworth's sculpture being prepared by Dr. Sophie Bowness under the catalogue no. BH 495.

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Please note this work is stamped B.H. 1969 on the underside. Please refer to sothebys.com for updated exhibition and provenance.

Marlborough Gallery, New York

Acquired from the above in June 1974

Alan Bowness, ed., The Complete Sculpture of Barbara Hepworth, 1960-1969, London, 1971, no. 495, illustration of another cast p. 50
Tate Gallery, Tate Gallery Acquisitions 1980-2, London, 1984, illustration of another cast p. 123
Matthew Gale & Chris Stephens, Barbara Hepworth, London, 1999, no. 66, illustrations of another cast pp. 243-45

Cardiff, National Museum of Wales & traveling, Barbara Hepworth, Sculpture and Lithographs, 1970-1, no. 16, illustrated in the catalogue