Red Crescent, Blue Post
Artwork: Red Crescent, Blue Post
Size: 40.6 x 58.4 x 20.3 cm
Medium: Standing mobile-sheet metal, wire and paint
Creation year: 1955
Marks: Signed 'AC' (on the base)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Provenance: Perls Galleries, New York; BC Holland, Inc., Chicago; James Goodman, New York; Svensk-Franska Konstgalleriet, Stockholm; Galerie Arta S.A., Geneva; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1973
Exhibition history: Chicago, Richard Gray Gallery, Alexander Calder, April-May 1966, no. 11; New York, Copper Hewitt, The Intimate World of Alexander Calder, October 1989-March 1990, p. 215 (illustrated in color)

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Date: 2015-11-10
Lot Number: 1
Low Estimate: $500000 [+300%]
High Estimate: $700000 [+185%]
Hammer Price: $2000000
Sold For: $2405000