Bullfight
Artwork: Bullfight
Size: 50.8 x 213.4 x 81.3 cm
Medium: Hanging mobile-sheet metal, wire and paint
Creation year: 1948
Marks: Signed and dated 'Calder 1948' (on the underside of the smaller red element)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Provenance: Kleemann Galleries, New York, acquired from the artist; Private collection, Cleveland; Anon. sale; Wolf's Auction Gallery, Cleveland, 16 September 1989, lot 334; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Munich, Haus der Kunst, Elan Vital oder Das Auge Des Eros: Kandinsky, Klee, Arp, Miro, Calder, May-August 1994, fig. 368, no. 231 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date: 2015-11-10
Lot Number: 5
Low Estimate: $2000000 [+100%]
High Estimate: $3000000 [+33%]
Hammer Price: $4000000
Sold For: $4645000