23 October 2002
Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
Red and White Nautilus
signed and dated 'Calder 67' (lower right)
gouache and ink on paper
43 x 29¼in. (109.3 x 74.2cm.)
Executed in 1967
Perls Galleries, New York (9230).
Harold Reed, New York.
Donald Morris Gallery Inc., Detroit.
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This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A06045.
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