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    Sale 2168

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 212

    Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

    Untitled (brooch)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
    Untitled (brooch)
    silver
    4½ x 3¾ in. (11.4 x 9.5 cm.)
    Executed circa 1957.


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    This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A09880.

    Provenance

    Mary James Brown, Massachusetts, gift of the artist
    Wm. Slater Brown, Massachusetts
    By descent to the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Exhibited

    Paris, Musée des Arts Décoratifs; Mexico City, El Centro Cultural/Arte Contemporáneo; New York, Cooper-Hewitt Museum The Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Design, The Intimate World of Alexander Calder, February 1989-March 1990, p. 306 (illustrated).