Group of Figures and Head (Burnt Umber), 1951
Signed and dated lower right 'Barbara Hepworth 1951'; signed, dated, titled and inscribed verso 'Barbara Hepworth 1951 Group of figures + head (burnt umber) oil + pencil 19 ¾ x 23 5/8'
Oil and pencil on masonite
19 3/4 x 23 5/8 in, 50 x 60 cm
McRoberts & Tunnard, Ltd., London
Cecil "Titi" Blaffer von Fürstenberg, Houston (acquired from the above October 1960, and thence by descent)
London, The Lefevre Gallery (Alex. Reid & Lefevre, Ltd.), New Sculpture and Drawings by Barbara Hepworth, October 1952, no. 16.
London, Whitechapel Art Gallery, Barbara Hepworth: A Retrospective Exhibition of Carvings and Drawings from 1927 to 1954, April-June 1954, p. 29, no. 160.
This work is registered in the Barbara Hepworth archives of Dr. Sophie
Bowness under no D 263.