Modern and Contemporary Evening Auction, featuring Face to Face: A Celebration of Portraiture

Modern and Contemporary Evening Auction, featuring Face to Face: A Celebration of Portraiture

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Property from an Important Private Collection, Belgium

Lynn Chadwick, R.A.

Couple on Seat

Auction Closed

June 27, 06:01 PM GMT

Estimate

1,200,000 - 1,800,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Property from an Important Private Collection, Belgium

Lynn Chadwick, R.A.

1914 - 2003


Couple on Seat

stamped 2/6 C8 1984 and with Morris Singer Foundry Marks (on the bottom of the capes to the reverse); also indistinctly numbered 2/6 C8 and dated on the base

bronze

height (including bench): 235cm.; 92½in.; width (including bench): 306cm.; 120½in.

depth (including bench): 244cm.; 96in.

Conceived in 1984 and cast in 1985 by Morris Singer, the present work is number 2 from the edition of 6. 


Sarah and Daniel Chadwick have kindly confirmed that this cast is recorded in the artist’s archives. Other casts of Couple on Seat are in the permanent collection of the Ibaragi Museum of Art, Ibaragi, Japan and there is currently a cast on display in Cabot Square, Canary Wharf.


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重要比利時私人收藏

林恩・查德維克

1914 - 2003 年


《男女坐像》

款識:銘刻2/6 C8 1984並由Morris Singer鑄造廠蓋章(人物斗篷背面底部)

青銅

高(連座椅):235 公分,92½ 英寸;寬(連座椅):306 公分,120½ 英寸;深(連座椅):244 公分,96 英寸

1984年構思,1985年由Morris Singer鑄造,一版6件,本作為第2件

Tony Reichardt (former Director of Marlborough Fine Art, London), from whom acquired by the previous owners in 1985, and thence by family descent

Burlington Magazine, London, October 1984, illustration of another cast p. xxxi
Koster-Levine, Lynn Chadwick: The Sculptor and his World, Leiden, 1988, no. 107, illustrated (another cast)
Dennis Farr & Eva Chadwick, Lynn Chadwick, Sculptor, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1990, no. C8, p. 343 
Dennis Farr & Eva Chadwick, Lynn Chadwick, Sculptor, Lypiatt Studio, Stroud, 1997, no. C8, illustrated p. 341 (another cast)
Dennis Farr & Eva Chadwick, Lynn Chadwick, Sculptor, Lund Humphries, Hampshire, 2006, no. C8, illustrated p. 349 (another cast)
Dennis Farr & Eva Chadwick, Lynn Chadwick, Sculptor, Aldershot, 2014, no. C8, illustrated p. 349 (another cast)
London, Marlborough Fine Art, October - December 1984, illustrated in the exhibition catalogue (another cast)
London, Osbourne Samuel, Lynn Chadwick, 25 September - 25 October 2019, illustrated in the exhibition catalogue p. 70-71 (another cast)