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To be sold on behalf of the state of the Netherlands

Henry Moore

Shorn Sheep in Field (recto)

Auction Closed

June 26, 11:59 AM GMT

Estimate

15,000 - 25,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

To be sold on behalf of the state of the Netherlands

Henry Moore

1898 - 1986


Shorn Sheep in Field (recto)

Page 46 from Sheep Sketchbook

biro, pen and ink, ink wash and pencil on paper


Shorn Sheep (verso)

signed Moore (lower right verso)

pen and ink on paper


21 by 25 cm. 8¼ by 10 in.

Framed: 49 by 52.5 cm. 19¼ by 20¾ in.

Executed in 1972.

Waddington Galleries, London

Acquired from the above by the former owner

Ann Garrould (ed.), Henry Moore Complete Drawings 1950-76, Vol. 4, Lund Humphries, London, 2003, no. AG 72.46 (HMF 3362), p. 242, illustrated

Toronto, Art Gallery of Ontario, Iwaki-Shi, Shimin Art Gallery Museum; Kanazawa, Ishidawa Prefectural Museum; Kumamoto, Kumamoto Prefectural Art Museum; Tokyo, Seibu Museum and London, Tate Gallery, The Drawings of Henry Moore, 1977-78, no. 237