International Art Auction

June 18, 2013

LOT 61

Lot 61

Henry Moore (1898-1986)

Henry Moore (1898-1986)
Lot 61 Details
Henry Moore (1898-1986), British


Brush and ink over graphite with wash on paperboard; signed and dated 34 lower right
Sight 21" x 13" — 53.3 x 33 cm.

Estimate $20,000-$30,000

Realised: $18,450
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Henry Moore (1898-1986)
  • Henry Moore (1898-1986)

A. Zwemmer, 76 Charing Cross Road W.C.2.;
Purchased by George W. Gilmour, Toronto in 1985;
By descent to the present Private Collection, Canada


See “Sculptures & Drawings”, edited by David Sylvester. Vol. I, pg. 194, Illustrated.


British Council Fine Arts Department in “Contemporary British Art”; Riksforbundet for bildande Konst, 1934


George W. Gilmour, former Maclean’s magazine publisher, was president of the Art Gallery of Ontario from 1980 to 1982.


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LOT 61

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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