Artist: Alexander Calder
Artwork: Pyramidal Shapes
Size: 76.5 x 67.9 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1956
Marks: Signed and dated 'Calder 56' (lower right)
Provenance: Charles Burdick, Connecticut, acquired directly from the artist, 1957; Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 1 October 1985, lot 76; Private collection, New York; O'Hara Gallery, New York, 1987; Irving Galleries, Palm Beach, 1999; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 2001
Exhibition history: New York, Perls Galleries, Calder, February-March 1956; New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Children's Holiday Carnival, December 1956-January 1957; New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Children's Holiday Carnival, December 1957- January 1958; New York, O'Hara Gallery, Motion-Emotion: The Art of Alexander Calder, October-December 1999.