Smith-Petersen Pin
Artwork: Smith-Petersen Pin
Size: 50.8 x 60.8 cm
Medium: Oil and pencil on board
Creation year: 1949
Marks: Signed Barbara Hepworth and dated 1949; signed Barbara Hepworth, dated 1949 and titled on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Alex Reid & Lefevre, London (acquired directly from the artist); Wilfrid A. Evill September (acquired from the previous in 1954); Honor Frost (bequeathed from the previous in 1963; sale: Sotheby’s, London, The Evill/Frost Collection, 15th June 2011, lot 6); Purchased at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Durlacher Brothers, Barbara Hepworth, October 1949, no. 17; London, Alex Reid & Lefevre, New Sculpture and Drawings by Barbara Hepworth, 1950, no. 48; London, The Whitechapel Gallery, Barbara Hepworth: Retrospective Exhibition 1927-1954, 1954, no. 127; London, The Home of Wilfrid A. Evill, Contemporary Art Society, Pictures, Drawings, Watercolours and Sculpture, 1961, no. 1; Brighton, Brighton Art Gallery, The Wilfrid Evill Memorial Exhibition, 1965, no. 52

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-03-02
Lot Number: 117