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    Sale 11798

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    30 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 231

    ALEXANDER CALDER (1898-1976)

    Soleil noir (Black Sun)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ALEXANDER CALDER (1898-1976)
    Soleil noir (Black Sun)
    signed and dated 'Calder 68' (lower right)
    ink on paper
    29 x 43in. (73.7 x 109.2cm.)
    Executed in 1968


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    Provenance

    Galerie Maeght, Paris.
    Galerie Loeb & Krugier, New York (acquired in 1969).
    Acquired from the above by Arthur and Anita Kahn circa 1970.


    Pre-Lot Text

    The Arthur and Anita Kahn Collection: A New York Story


    Post Lot Text

    This work is registered in the archives of the Calder foundation, New York, under application number A12449.