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Alexander Calder Mobile Sculpture

Alexander Calder Mobile Sculpture

Item Description:

"When everything goes right," he once said "a mobile is a piece of poetry that dances with the joy of life." (A. Calder, Calder, London, 2004, p. 261).

This work - "Untitled (Demi-Cone)" - is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A12031.

Condition:

very good, a few minute surface scratches, no issues to note

Medium:

American; painted sheet metal, wire

Signature:

signed; 1972

Provenance:

Exhibited: Humlebaek, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Alexander Calder: Retrospective, October 1995-January 1996, no. 107 | Moderna Museet Stockholm, Alexander Calder (1898-1976), March-May 1996 | Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Alexander Calder: 1898-1976, July-October 1996, no. 143, p. 147 (illustrated in color). New York, James Goodman Gallery, Calder: Space and Play, October-December 2014. Provenance: Private Collection, New York | Pace Gallery, New York (2012, acquired by present owner) | Russeck Gallery, Palm Beach, Florida.

Dimensions:

32.5"h, 34.5"w, 18.5"d

Exhibited:

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About The Artist:

Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

AUCTION
$ 850,000.00 ( Low est. )
Lot 56 in Modern Art & Design: 3 Sessions, Fall 2020
AUCTION DATE: Oct 10, 2020 at 12:00pm EDT

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