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Alexander Calder
THE BLACK BOOMERANGS
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 68,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT
61
Alexander Calder
THE BLACK BOOMERANGS
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 68,750 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Curated

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New York

Alexander Calder
1898 - 1976
THE BLACK BOOMERANGS
signed and dated '53 
ink and gouache on paper
20 1/4 by 41 1/2 in. 51.4 by 105.4 cm.
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Executed in 1953, is work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A05930.

Provenance

Perls Gallery, New York
Private Collection (acquired from the above circa 1960)
Thence by descent to the present owner in April 2006 

Exhibited

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia Collects 20th Century, October - November 1963, cat. no. 54
Colgate University, Poiesis: Festival of the Creative Arts, 1964
Colgate University, Faculty Collects: Selections from Faculty Collections, 1967

Literature

"The Philadelphia Collectors Have Their Day at Museum of Arts," The Philadelphia Bulletin, 29 September 1963, illustrated in color

Contemporary Curated

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New York