Sale: 461 / Post War I, Dec. 09. 2017 in Munich Lot 843

 
843
Henry Moore
Mother with Child on Back, 1965.
Bronze
Estimate:
€ 15,000 / $ 17,100
Sold:
€ 20,625 / $ 23.512

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Mother with Child on Back. 1965.
Bronze with brown patina.
Moore. Catalogue raisonné, volume 6, no. 540. Verso with the name and the number. From an edition of 9 copies. Height: 16.8 cm (6.6 in). Base: 3,5 x 12,5 x 9 cm ( 1,3 x 4,9 x 3,5 in).
Cast in 1969. [SM].
Very intimate "Mother and Child“ depiction of one of the key motifs in Henry Moore's oeuvre.

PROVENANCE: Arte/Contacto Galerie de Arte, Caracas/ Venezuela (with gallery label on platform).
Marlborough Galleries, New York.
Private collection USA (acquired directly from the aforementioned).

EXHIBITION: Henry Moore, 85th Birthday Exhibition, Stone Carvings, Bronze Sculpture, Drawings. Marlborough Fine Art, London, 1983, no. 46, p. 72.

843
Henry Moore
Mother with Child on Back, 1965.
Bronze
Estimate:
€ 15,000 / $ 17,100
Sold:
€ 20,625 / $ 23.512

(incl. 25% surcharge)