September 16, 2017 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


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Henry Moore

(British, 1898-1986)

Maquette for Spindle Piece, 1968 (LH 591), edition 00/9 +2, signed on base "Moore", inscribed in ink underside "Spindle/F", bronze, 8 x 5-3/8 in. (17.1 cm)

Literature: Lund HumphriesHenry Moore Complete Sculpture Volume 4 1964-1973, edited by Alan Bowness 1977, pg. 54.

The lot is accompanied by an invitation by the Henry Moore Foundation to update the acquisition of this piece with their archive and to follow through with the examination by the committee when they convene.

 

 

 

Provenance:Private North Carolina Collection; Purchased from the artist in his studio

Condition:

gold to black patina, rubbed effect on patina

Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$312,000
09/16/2017

 

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