Artwork: Fish
Size: 39.4 x 112 x 8.2 cm
Medium: Hanging mobile-painted steel rod, wire, string, colored glass and metal objects
Creation year: 1952
Marks: Signed with the artist's monogram 'CA' (suspended in wire)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Executed circa 1952
Provenance: Mr. and Mrs. Jacob S. Sherman, commissioned from the artist; Mr. and Mrs. William P. Sherman, Wilmette, Illinois; Their sale; Sotheby's, New York, 4 November 1987, lot 33; Private collection; Gagosian Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 2004
Exhibition history: Beverly Hills, Gagosian Gallery, Alexander Calder, May-June 2003; New York, Gagosian Gallery, What's Modern, November-December 2004, pp. 38-39 and 107 (illustrated in color).

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-15
Lot Number: 14B
Low Estimate: $12500000 [+21%]
High Estimate: $16500000 [-7%]
Hammer Price: $15200000
Sold For: $17527000