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Seated figure against curved wall

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Hollow cast bronze; rectangular base with curved seat and high broken wall with striated surface. Female figure with right hand on knee, left on seat.

Provenance

1958, sold by the artist to the MFA for £750 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: December 11, 1958) NOTES: [1] The sculpture was designed by Henry Moore in 1956-57, purchased by the MFA in 1958, and cast in 1959.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

Copyright

© The Henry Moore Foundation 2010

English, 20th century, 1956–57, Cast 1959

Object Place

England

Dimensions

69.21 x 91.44 x 53.66 cm (27 1/4 x 36 x 21 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.477

Medium or Technique

Metal, bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture