New York, East
15 May 2001
Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
signed with initials 'CA 75' (lower right)
gouache on paper
41½ x 29½ in. (105.3 x 75 cm.)
Painted in 1975
Acquired directly from the artist, 1975.
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This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A19527.
Property from the collection of George Gordon
Introducing the first auction in a series of three offering the collection of Paul Destribats, the Paris-based bibliophile
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