Artwork: Brooch
Size: 12 x 10.2 x 1.6 cm
Medium: Brass wire, steel wire and glass
Creation year: 1936
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Executed circa 1936, this work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A08940
Provenance: Perls Galleries, New York; Private Collection; Hope Makler, Philadelphia (acquired directly from the artist); Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York (acquired in 2008)
Exhibition history: New York, Perls Galleries, Calder: Jewelry, November - December 1966; Paris, Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Calder Intime, February - May 1989, pp. 259 and 356, illustrated in color; New York, James Goodman Gallery, Calder: Space in Play, October - December 2014

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-12
Lot Number: 287
Low Estimate: $60000 [-8%]
High Estimate: $80000 [-31%]
Hammer Price: $55000
Sold For: $68750