101
101
Alexander Calder
UNTITLED
Estimate
250,000350,000
LOT SOLD. 322,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
101
Alexander Calder
UNTITLED
Estimate
250,000350,000
LOT SOLD. 322,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Art Day Auction

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Alexander Calder
1898 - 1976
UNTITLED
incised with the artist's monogram on the base
painted metal and wire
14 1/2 by 11 by 6 3/4 in. 36.8 by 27.9 by 17.2 cm.
Executed circa 1953, this work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A12426.
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Provenance

Joan Chadeayne, Worthington
Sotheby's, New York, May 3, 1989, lot 116
Private Collection, New York (acquired from the above sale)
Christian Fayt Art Gallery, Knokke-Heist
Acquired by the present owner from the above

Catalogue Note

"The basis of everything for me is the universe. The simplest forms in the universe are the sphere and the circle. I represent them by disks and then I vary them. My whole theory about art is the disparity that exists between form, masses and movement." Alexander Calder

Contemporary Art Day Auction

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New York