Large Black Face with Sun
Artwork: Large Black Face with Sun
Size: 74.6 x 109.2 cm
Medium: Gouache, ink and graphite on paper
Creation year: 1968
Marks: Signed and dated 'Calder 68' (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Perls Galleries, New York; Donald Morris Gallery Inc., Birmingham, Michigan, 1969; Private collection, 1969; Donald Morris Gallery Inc., Birmingham, Michigan, 1973; Private collection, 1973; John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 2006
Exhibition history: Allendale, Michigan, Grand Valley State College, Manitou Gallery, Calder, May-June 1969; Flint Institute of Arts, Alexander Calder: Mobiles, Stabiles Gouaches, Drawings from the Michigan Collections, February-March 1983, pp. 30 and 32, no. 47 (illustrated); San Francisco, John Berggruen Gallery, Alexander Calder: Sculpture and Works on Paper, April 2006

Christie's New York

Date: 2016-11-16
Lot Number: 242