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Alexander Calder

Untitled

Estimate:

50,000

to
- 70,000 USD

Alexander Calder

Alexander Calder

Untitled

Untitled

Estimate:

50,000

to
- 70,000 USD

Lot sold:

107,100

USD

Authenticity guarantee

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Alexander Calder

1898 - 1976

Untitled


signed and dated 67

ink and gouache on paper

29½ by 42½ in. 74.9 by 108 cm.

framed: 31⅛ by 44 in. 79.2 by 111.8 cm.

This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A28061.

This work is in very good condition overall. There is minor evidence of handling and wear to the extreme corner tips. Under close inspection there are a few scattered spot accretions visible, particularly to the right of the spiral. The sheet is hinged intermittently along the edges to the backing board. Framed under glass.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York
Professor Cecil J. Olmstead, Jr., Westport (acquired from the above in January 1981)
Private Collection (thence by descent)
Sotheby's, New York, 18 November 2016, Lot 225
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner