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Henry Moore

Semi-Seated Mother and Child

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May 18, 09:51 PM GMT


80,000 - 120,000 USD

Lot Details


Property from a Private Collection, Peru

Henry Moore

1898 - 1986

Semi-Seated Mother and Child

inscribed with artist's signature and numbered 2/9


length (including base): 7¾ in.

19.7 cm

Conceived circa 1981; this example cast in an edition of 9 by the Fiorini Foundry, London.

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

Galerie Anderson-Mayer, Paris
Walter Piazza Tangüis, Lima 
María Cecilia Piazza, Lima (acquired by descent from the above) 
Thence by descent to the present owner 
Alan Bowness, ed., Henry Moore, Complete Sculpture, 1980-1986, vol. 6, London, 1988, no. 835, p. 44 and pls. 80-8, illustration of another cast