Aerialist
Artwork: Aerialist
Size: 34.3 x 14 x 3.8 cm
Medium: Wood, wire, leather, cloth, lead, and string
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Executed circa 1926-1931, this work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A23043
Provenance: Estate of the Artist; Private Collection; Ruth O'Hara, New York (acquired from the in 2007)
Exhibition history: New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Alexander Calder: The Paris Years, 1926-1933, October 16, 2008 - February 15, 2009, pl. 151, p. 280 (illustrated, p. 164); then traveled as Paris, Musee National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Alexander Calder: Les annees parisiennes, 1926-1933, March 18 - July 20, 2009, no. 50, p. 406 (illustrated, p. 227); New York, James Goodman Gallery, Calder: Space in Play, October 22 - December 19, 2014 London, Tate Modern, Alexander Calder: Performing Sculpture, November 11, 2015 - April 3, 2016, p. 228 (illustrated, p. 98); The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts; Melbourne, National Gallery of Victoria, Alexander Calder: Radical Inventor, September 21, 2018 - August 4, 2019, no. 81,[ p. 229 (illustrated, p. 68 )

Phillips New York

Date: 2020-12-08
Lot Number: 117
Low Estimate: $400000
High Estimate: $600000
Hammer Price: Not Sold