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Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
Property from the Collection of Richard M. and Elizabeth McKeever Ross
Alexander Calder (1898-1976)


Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
sheet metal and paint
11 ½ x 9 ¼ x 8 5/8 in. (29.2 x 23.5 x 21.9 cm.)
Executed in 1936.
Paul Nelson, Paris, acquired directly from the artist
World House Galleries, New York
Abbott Laboratories, Chicago, 1960
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1980
“Au pays de Caux," circa 1936, pgs. 42 and 43 (illustrated).
T. Clapp, “Calder," Art d’Aujourd’hui, nos. 10-11, May-June 1950, pg. 3 (illustrated).
E. Genauer, “Comment by Emily Genauer,” Abbott Laboratories What's New, no. 221, Winter 1960 (illustrated on the cover).
A. Calder and J. Davidson, Calder: An Autobiography with Pictures, New York, 1966, pp. 33-34 (illustrated).

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This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A05419.

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