11 November 2015
The Arthur and Anita Kahn Collection: A New York Story
Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
signed 'Calder' (lower right)
ink on paper
18 x 23 in. (45.7 x 58.4 cm.)
Drawn circa 1932.
Perls Galleries, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner
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Paris, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Calder Intime, February–May 1989, p. 116 (illustrated).
Munich, Haus der Kunst, Elan vital oder Das Auge Der Eros: Kandinsky, Klee, Arp, Miró, Calder, May–August 1994, no. 186, pl. 222 (illustrated).
This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A14630.
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