Black Gamma
Artwork: Black Gamma
Size: 274.3 x 365.8 x 254 cm
Medium: Sheet metal, wire and paint
Creation year: 1966
Marks: Each vertical element consecutively numbered '1-8'; incised with the artist's monogram and date 'CA 66' on the element numbered 8
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number a00977
Provenance: Galerie Maeght, Paris; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 1974
Exhibition history: Berlin, Akademie der Kunste, Alexander Calder, May 21 - July 16, 1967, no. 43, p. 41; Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Fondation Maeght; Humlebaek, Louisiana Museum of Art; Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Calder, April 2 - November 16, 1969, no. 240, p. 80; Nievre, Chateau de Ratilly, Calder/Bazaine, June 19 - September 10, 1970, pl. 15, p. 27 (illustrated, p. 25); Milan, Studio Marconi, Calder, April - May 1971 Albi, Musee Toulouse-Lautrec, Calder, June 23 - September 15, 1971, no. 22, p. 16 (illustrated, p. 35; dated 1969); Zurich, Galerie Maeght, Alexander Calder: Retrospektive, May 24 - July 1973, no. 9, p. 19 Minneapolis, Walker Art Center, Calder's Universe, June 5 - August 14, 1977

Phillips New York

Date: 2019-05-16
Lot Number: 11
Low Estimate: $5000000 [-8%]
High Estimate: $7000000 [-34%]
Hammer Price: $4579295
Sold For: $5477500