13 September 2006
Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
signed and dated 'Calder 69' (lower right)
gouache on paper
29¼ x 43 in. (74.3 x 109.2 cm.)
Painted in 1969.
Perls Galleries, New York
Deson Gallery, Chicago
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Chicago, Marianne Deson Gallery, Calder, October-November 1974.
This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under applictaion number A13493.
A profile of the Irish-born artist celebrated for his ‘Wall of Light’ and ‘Landline’ series, and revered as a natural heir to the Abstract Expressionists
The story behind Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures), which realised $90.3 million on 15 November to set a new world record for a living artist
In the 70th year since its founding, we look back on the movement’s brief, furious life. In November, works by the group will be offered in Amsterdam
Christie’s specialists discuss Haring, Banksy and Stik, and how to bring the street into the home
Looking back on a week of auctions featuring masterworks representing some of the greatest collections assembled in the United States
Explore key British artists from the 19th century to the present day, to be offered across four sales of Modern British Art and British Impressionism this November at Christie’s London.