13 May 1999
Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
hanging mobile--painted sheet metal and rod
Height: 20 in. (51.5 cm.)
Span: 45 in. (114.3 cm.)
Executed in 1937
The Mayor Gallery, London. (acquired directly from the artist).
Cecil Stevenson, London (acquired from the above in 1937).
Harold Diamond, New York (acquired from the above in 1958).
Stephen Mazoh, New York (acquired from the above in 1973).
Donald Morris Gallery, Inc., Birmingham, Michigan (acquired from the above).
Acquired from the above by the present owners on 11 May 1981.
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London, The Mayor Gallery, Alexander Calder Exhibition, February 1983. Flint, Michigan, Institute of Arts, Alexander Calder--Mobiles, Stabiles, Gouaches, Drawings from Michigan Collections, February-March 1983, p. 14, no. 1.
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