Monocle
Artwork: Monocle
Size: 89.5 x 81.3 x 51.4 cm
Medium: Painted sheet metal
Creation year: 1947
Marks: Incised with the artist's monogram
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Provenance: Howard and Jean Lipman, New York and Connecticut (acquired directly from the artist in 1961); Lipman Family Foundation, Inc; Pace Gallery, New York; Acquired by the present owner from the previous
Exhibition history: New York, Whitney Museum of American Art; Atlanta, The High Museum of Art; Minneapolis, Walker Art Center; and Dallas, Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Calder's Universe, October 1976 - October 1977, p. 314, illustrated; Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art; and San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Alexander Calder: 1898 - 1976, September - December 1998, p. 249, no. 202, illustrated in color; Hartford, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Calder in Connecticut, April - August 2000, p. 80, no. 83, illustrated

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2017-05-18
Lot Number: 20