Three Seated Figures
Artwork: Three Seated Figures
Size: 27.9 x 38.1 cm
Medium: Watercolor, colored wax crayons, colored pencils, pastel, pen and india ink and pencil on paper
Creation year: 1940
Marks: Signed and dated 'Moore 40' (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: J.H. Reiseger, Kempston, Bedfordshire (by 1953); Hanover Gallery, London (acquired from the previous); Acquired from the previous by the late owners, circa 1958
Exhibition history: London, Institute of Contemporary Arts, Henry Moore: Figures in Space, Drawings, 1953, no. 38; Sao Paulo, Museu de Arte Moderna, Gra-Bretanha: Esposicao de obras de Moore, Richards, Evans, Scott, Gear, Heron, 1953-1954, no. 55; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Henry Moore in Southern California, October - November 1973, p. 286, no. 107 (with incorrect medium)

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Date: 2019-05-13
Lot Number: 9A
Low Estimate: $200000 [-5%]
High Estimate: $300000 [-36%]
Hammer Price: $190000
Sold For: $237500