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Henry Moore

Mother with Child on Back

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 USD

Henry Moore

Henry Moore

Mother with Child on Back

Mother with Child on Back

Estimate:

10,000

to
- 15,000 USD

Lot sold:

31,500

USD

Henry Moore

1898 - 1986

Mother with Child on Back


Inscribed Moore, numbered 6/9 and stamped with the foundry mark H. Noack Berlin

Bronze

Height: 6 ½ in.

16.5 cm

Conceived in 1965 and cast in 1969 in a numbered edition of 9 plus one artist's proof by the H. Noack Foundry, Berlin. 


This work is recorded in the archives of the Henry Moore Foundation.

Variegated light brown patina. Light rubbing to the extremities. Light dust in crevices. Otherwise, fine. The sculpture is in good condition.


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Estate of the artist
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Alan Bowness, ed., Henry Moore, Complete Sculpture, 1964-73, vol. 4, London, 1977, no. 540, illustration of another cast p. 43
London, Marlborough Fine Art, Henry Moore, 85th Birthday Exhibition: Stone Carvings, Bronze Sculpture, Drawings, 1983, no. 46, illustrated in the catalogue
Florence, Forte di Belvedere, Henry Moore, 1972, no. 139, illustrated in the catalogue