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    Sale 2049

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Morning Session

    13 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 196

    Alexander Calder (1898-1976)

    White Petals and Black on Red Stabile

    Price Realised  

    Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
    White Petals and Black on Red Stabile
    signed with initials 'CA' (on the base)
    standing mobile--painted sheet metal and wire
    19 x 11 x 29 in. (48.3 x 27.9 x 73.6 cm.)
    Executed in 1961.


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    This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A08040.

    Provenance

    Perls Galleries, New York
    Estate of Frank and Sarah Lichtenstein, Houston
    Their sale; Christie's, New York, 12 November 2003, lot 342
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE AMERICAN COLLECTOR