New York, Park Avenue
19 November 1998
Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
signed with monogram and dated 'CA 63' (on the largest element)
hanging mobile--painted sheet metal and rod
Height: 30 in. (76.2 cm.)
Span: 171.7/8 in. (434.9 cm.)
Executed in 1963
Private Collection, Switzerland (acquired directly from the artist).
Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, 6 May 1986, lot 25.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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