Mother holding Child
Bronze with a dark brown and green patina, 1981. Inscribed Moore and numbered 3/9. Cast in 1981 in an edition of 9 plus 1 artist’s proof by the Morris Singer Foundry, London. Height (including base): 15.8 cm (6 1/4 in). Provenance: Weintraub Gallery, New York;
Seymour Zeis, New York (acquired from the above in the early 1980s; Sale Sotheby’s, New York, November 3, 2011, lot 305;
Michelle Rosenfeld Gallery, New York; Private collection; Impressionist and Modern Sale Sotheby’s New York 15 May 2018 lot 304. Exhibitions: New York, Michelle Rosenfeld Gallery, Contemporary & Modern Masters, 2012, n.n. . Literature: Alan Bowness, [Ed.]. Henry Moore Complete Sculpture 1980-86, vol. 6, London, 1999, no. 839, illustrated p. 47.