11 November 2015
Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
4 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 3 in. (11.4 x 8.9 x 7.6 cm.)
Executed circa 1942.
Perls Galleries, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 1960s
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Paris, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Calder Intime, February–May 1989, p. 269 (illustrated).
Tokyo, Seibu Museum of Art, The Intimate World of Alexander Calder, August 1990.
This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A15932.
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