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    Sale 7603

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale (Morning)

    1 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 161

    Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
    Untitled
    standing mobile--painted sheet metal and wire
    10 x 5½ x 3in. (25.4 x 14 x 7.6cm.)
    Executed in 1946


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    The present work is being sold with a letter from Alexander Calder to a previous owner.

    This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A15848.

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    Provenance

    Aldo van Eyck, Amsterdam (acquired directly from the artist in 1946).
    Anon. sale, Christie's London, 28 June 1983, lot 408.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A15849 and not A15848.