Sale 20PT01 | Lot 6

Barbara Hepworth

Catalogue: Important Paintings
Barbara Hepworth

Lot Details

Lot 6
Barbara Hepworth
British, 1903-1975
Sculpture with Colour, 1968
Initialed B. H., dated 1940 and numbered 2/9, initialed MS (Morris Singer Foundry) and dated 1968
Polished bronze with string on bronze base, from an edition of 9 + AP
Dimensions with base 4 3/8 x 6 x 4 1/4 inches (11.11 x 15.24 x 10.79 cm)

The artist
Mercury Gallery, London, purchased from the above, 1969
This work is listed as BH 459. We thank Dr. Sophie Bowness, of the Barbara Hepworth Estate and preparer of the Barbara Hepworth catalogue raisonne, for her assistance.

C Estate of Patricia Patterson

Estimate: $50,000 - $70,000
Sold for $125,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

The inner blue pigment is uneven, with some flecks of loss. Some nicks to surface of form. Some light surface wear throughout.

In addition, the work has been recently restored following the guidelines of the Hepworth Estate. The work was restrung, as the strings had worn away. The blue interior was touched up and the exterior was polished and cleaned.

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Estimate: $50,000 - $70,000
Sold for $125,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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