13 November 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 866,500
Estimate USD 350,000 - USD 450,000
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.
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
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