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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF ANDREA BOLLT

Alexander Calder
ESCUTCHEON II
Estimate
300,000500,000
LOT SOLD. 842,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF ANDREA BOLLT

Alexander Calder
ESCUTCHEON II
Estimate
300,000500,000
LOT SOLD. 842,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Art Evening Auction

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New York

Alexander Calder
1898 - 1976
ESCUTCHEON II
signed with the artist's monogram
painted sheet metal and wire
21 1/2 x 38 x 33 1/4 in. 55.6 x 96.5 x 84.4 cm.
Executed in 1952, this work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A08210.
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Provenance

Perls Galleries, New York
Acquired by the present owner from the above in 1965

Exhibited

New York, Curt Valentin Gallery, Alexander Calder, May - June 1955, cat. no. 7, illustration of drawing on the cover
Little Rock, Arkansas Art Center, The Work of Alexander Calder, March - April 1962
New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Alexander Calder: A Retrospective Exhibition, November 1964 - January 1965, cat. no. 332
Toronto, Art Gallery of Toronto, Mobiles and Stabiles by Calder: the Man who Made Sculpture Move, May 1965, cat. no. 332
Paris, Musée National d'Art Moderne, Calder, July - October 1965, cat. no. 163, p. 33

Literature

Exh. Cat., Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Fondation Maeght, Calder, 1969, cat. no. 112b, p. 63
Exh. Cat., New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Calder's Universe, 1976, p. 220, illustration of drawing

Catalogue Note

Contemporary Art Evening Auction

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New York