The Black Mountain
Artwork: The Black Mountain
Size: 86.3 x 71.1 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1945
Marks: Signed 'Calder' lower right; Signed, titled and dated 'A. Calder 1945 the Black Mountain' on the stretcher
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A02546
Provenance: Galerie Buchholz, New York; Perls Galleries, New York; Acquired from the above by the present owner
Exhibition history: San Francisco, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, Contemporary American Painting, 1945; New York, Perls Galleries, Alexander Calder: Oil Paintings, 1972, no. 9; Munich, Haus der Kunst, Elan Vital oder Das Auge Der Eros: Kandinsky, Klee, Arp, Miro, Calder, 1994, p. 555, no. 376

Christie's London

Date: 2016-02-11
Lot Number: 1