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Property from an Important London Private Collection

Bernard Meadows

Seated Armed Figure

Lot Closed

November 24, 04:29 PM GMT

Estimate

15,000 - 25,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property from an Important London Private Collection

Bernard Meadows

1915 - 2005

Seated Armed Figure


signed with monogram (on the base) and numbered 2/6 (on the underside)

bronze

height: 43.5cm.; 17in.; length: 42cm.; 16½in.

width: 25cm.; 9¾in.

Conceived in 1962, the present work is number 2 from the edition of 6. 

The Estate of the Artist
Private Collection, USA
Offer Waterman & Co., London, where acquired by the present owner, January 2003
Alan Bowness, Bernard Meadows: Sculpture and Drawing, The Henry Moore Foundation in association with Lund Humphries, London, 1955, no. BM81, illustrated p. 143 (another cast)
Venice, British Pavilion, XXXII Venice Biennale, British Pavilion: Roger Hilton, Gwyther Irwin, Joe Tilson and Bernard Meadows, 1964, illustrated in the catalogue (another cast)