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Group Of Figures And Head (Burnt Umber)

Artwork:
Group Of Figures And Head (Burnt Umber)
Size:
50 x 60 cm
Medium :
Oil and pencil on masonite
Creation Year:
1951
Marks
Signed and dated 'Barbara Hepworth 1951' (lower right); signed and dated again, titled and inscribed 'Barbara Hepworth 1951 Group of figures + head (burnt umber) oil + pencil 19 3⁄4 x 23 5/8' (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
McRoberts & Tunnard, Ltd., London; Cecil 'Titi' Blaffer von Furstenberg, Houston (acquired from the previous, October 1960); By descent from the previous to the present owners
Exhibition History :
London, The Lefevre Gallery (Alex. Reid & Lefevre, Ltd.), New Sculpture and Drawings by Barbara Hepworth, October 1952, no. 16; London, Whitechapel Art Gallery, Barbara Hepworth: A Retrospective Exhibition of Carvings and Drawings from 1927 to 1954, April-June 1954, p. 29, no. 160

Christie’s New York

Date:
2019-05-14
Lot Number :
169
Low Estimate :
$40,000[-100%]*
High Estimate :
$60,000[-100%]*