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Eternal Style: A Private American Collection

Henry Moore

Two-Piece Reclining Figure No. 4

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May 18, 01:03 AM GMT


2,500,000 - 3,500,000 USD

Lot Details


Eternal Style: A Private American Collection

Henry Moore

1898 - 1986

Two-Piece Reclining Figure No. 4

inscribed Moore, numbered 5/8 and stamped with the foundry mark Morris Singer Founders London 


length: 43 in. 109.2 cm.

Conceived in 1961; this example cast in 1961 by Morris Singer Foundry in an edition of 8 plus 1 artist's proof.

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




1898 - 1986年


款識:銘刻Moore、標記5/8並蓋鑄造廠章Morris Singer Founders London


length: 43 英寸;109.2 公分

1961年構思;此作在1961年由Morris Singer鑄造廠鑄造。1版8件,此作為第5件,另有1件藝術家自留版


Bo Boustedt, Sweden 
Fischer Fine Art, Ltd., London
Acquired from the above on 25 January 1974 by the present owner 
Exh. Cat., New York, M. Knoedler and Co., Inc., Henry Moore, 1962, no. 48, pp. 46-47, illustration of another cast 
Alan Bowness and Herbert Read, Henry Moore, Sculpture and Drawings, vol. 3, London, 1965, no. 479, pls. 112-15, illustrations of another cast
Ionel Jianou, Henry Moore, New York, 1968, no. 464, p. 85; pl. 99, illustration of another cast 
Robert Melville, Henry Moore, Sculpture and Drawings 1921-69, Brussels, 1971, p. 363; pls. 622-24, illustrations of another cast 
Gualtieri di San Lazzaro, Homage to Henry Moore, Special issue of the XXe Siècle Review, Paris, 1972, n.p., illustration of another cast 
Franco Russoli and David Mitchinson, Henry Moore, Sculpture, New York, 1981, p. 157, illustration in color of another cast 
Exh. Cat., Columbus Museum of Art, Henry Moore, The Reclining Figure, 1984, p. 75 and on the cover, illustration of another cast
Alan Bowness, Henry Moore: Complete Sculpture, vol. 3, London, 1986, no. 479, p. 49; p. 48 and pls. 112-15, illustrations of another cast