Four Standing Figures
Artwork: Four Standing Figures
Size: 29 x 23.5 cm
Medium: Gouache, brush and ink wash, white wax crayon and pencil on paper
Creation year: 1951
Marks: Signed and dated 'Moore 51' (lower right) and titled and inscribed 'Four Standing Figures-Family Groups' (upper center)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed in 1950-1951
Provenance: Pieter and Ida Sanders, Schiedam, The Netherlands (acquired from the artist); By descent from the previous to the late owner
Exhibition history: Cape Town, National Gallery of South Africa, The Meaning of Sculpture, 1952, no. 71; Hamburg, Kunsthalle, Henry Moore: Ausstellung von plastiken und zeichnungen veranstaltet vom British Council, 1953-1954, no. 56; Otterlo, Rijksmuseum Kroller-Muller; Dusseldorf, Stadtische Kunsthalle; Rotterdam, Museum Boymans-van Beuningen; Baden-Baden, Staatliche Kunsthalle; Bielefeld, Kunsthalle; Darmstadt, Mathildenhohe and Nuremberg, Stadtische Kunstsammlung, Henry Moore, July 1968-spring 1969, no. 74 (illustrated)

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Date: 2019-05-14
Lot Number: 168
Low Estimate: $15000 [+39%]
High Estimate: $20000 [+5%]
Hammer Price: $21000
Sold For: $26250