• First Open Post-War and Contem auction at Christies

    Sale 2294

    First Open Post-War and Contemporary Art

    11 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 126

    Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

    Untitled (Cape Clasp)

    Price Realised  

    Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
    Untitled (Cape Clasp)
    silver
    2½ x 8 x ¾ in. (6.3 x 20.3 x 1.9 cm.)
    Executed circa 1940.


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    This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A09823.

    Provenance

    Anon. sale; Christie's, New York, 19 November 1981, lot 104
    Acquired at the above sale by Perls Galleries, New York
    Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 7 June 1996, lot 120
    Acquired at the above sale by Gansevoort Gallery, New York
    Private collection, Sausalito
    Private collection, Chicago


    Exhibited

    Paris, Museé des Arts Decoratif, Calder Intime, February-May 1989, p. 324 (illustrated).