Henry Moore - 20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale New York Wednesday, May 17, 2017 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Charles Rosner, London (gifted by the artist)
    Private Collection, United Kingdom (thence by descent)
    Sotheby's, London, June 29, 1994, lot 295
    Private Collection
    Evelyn Aimis Fine Art, Miami
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

  • Literature

    Ann Garrould, ed., Henry Moore: Complete Drawings 1940-49, vol. 3, London, 2001, no. AG 47-49.43, p. 269 (illustrated)


Page from Sketchbook: Two Sculptural Figures on Green Background

signed and dated "Moore 48" lower right
pencil, wax crayon and watercolor on paper
11 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (29.2 x 24.1 cm.)
Executed in 1948, this work is registered in the Henry Moore Foundation Archives under number 2433A.

$40,000 - 60,000 

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20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale

New York Auction 17 May 2017