13 May 1999
Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
signed with monogram 'CA' (on the underside of the black element)
standing mobile--painted sheet metal and rod
Height: 58 in. (148.5 cm.)
Span: 66 in. (166 cm.)
Executed circa 1950
Perls Galleries, New York.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 5 November 1985, lot 28.
Donald Morris Gallery, Inc., Birmingham, Michigan (acquired at the above sale).
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 23 November 1985.
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