Lot 112
  • 112

Alexander Calder

Estimate
60,000 - 80,000 USD
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Description

  • Alexander Calder
  • Brooch
  • silver, glass, galvanized iron wire and steel wire
  • 4 1/2 by 4 by 1 1/2 in. 11.4 by 10.2 by 3.8 cm.
  • Executed circa 1955, this work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A05098.
This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A05098.

Provenance

Private Collection (gift of the artist circa 1955)
Frances J. Whitney, New York
Sotheby’s, New York, November 15, 2006, lot 210
O’Hara Gallery, New York
Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York
Acquired by the present owner from the above in 2008

Exhibited

Paris, Musée des Arts Décoratifs; Tokyo, Seibu Museum of Art, Calder Intime, February - May 1989 and August 1990, p. 319, illustrated in color

Literature

Exh. Cat., West Palm Beach, Norton Museum of Art (and travelling), Calder Jewelry, 2008, pp. 186 and 276, illustrated in color
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