Property of a Private Collector
October 6, 04:03 PM GMT
150,000 - 200,000 USD
1898 - 1976
brass and steel wire
4½ by 6½ in.
11.4 by 16.5 cm.
Executed circa 1940.
This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under the number A16866.
Perls Galleries, New York
Frances J. Whitney, New York (acquired from the above)
Sotheby’s, New York, November 15, 2006, lot 211 (consigned by the above)
Acquired by the present owner from the above sale
Gualtieri Di San Lazzaro, ed., "Homage à Alexander Calder" XXe Siècle Review (special issue), Paris, 1972, p. 93, illustrated (in group photo)
Paris, Musée des Arts Décoratifs; Mexico City, El Centro Cultural Arte Contemporáneo; New York, Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution; Tokyo, Seibu Museum of Art, Calder Intime, February 1989 - August 1990, p. 302, illustrated in color
Louisa Guinness, Art as Jewelry: From Calder to Kapoor, London, 2018, p. 78, illustrated
New York, Perls Galleries, Calder: Jewelry, November 15 – December 17, 1966
Hong Kong, Ben Brown Fine Arts, Alexander Calder: Sculpture, Works on Paper and Jewellery, February 23 - April 3, 2013
London, Louisa Guinness Gallery, The Boldness of Calder, September 27 – November 5, 2016