Black Areas
Artwork: Black Areas
Size: 71.1 x 78.7 x 25.4 cm
Medium: Hanging mobile - sheet metal, wood, wire, lead, string and paint
Creation year: 1938
Marks: Signed with artist's monogram 'CA' (on the largest element)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Provenance: Gift of the artist to Jean Helion, Rockbridge Baths, Virginia; Private collection, 1955Elkon Gallery, New York; Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 1965
Exhibition history: Saint Paul de Vence, Fondation Maeght, Calder, April-May 1969, no. 23B; Munich, Haus der Kunst and Kunsthaus Zurich, Calder, May-November 1975, p. 91, no. 22 (Munich; illustrated); p. 47, no. 21 (Zurich; illustrated)

Christie's New York

Date: 2015-11-11
Lot Number: 106
Low Estimate: $800000 [+18%]
High Estimate: $1200000 [-20%]
Hammer Price: $950000
Sold For: $1145000