Two Red Petals In The Air
Artwork: Two Red Petals In The Air
Size: 101.6 x 137.1 x 50.8 cm
Medium: Painted sheet metal and wire hanging mobile
Creation year: 1958
Marks: Incised with the artist's monogram and dated '58' on the largest black element
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York under application number A07334
Provenance: Perls Galleries, New York; Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Hirsh, Beverly Hills; Newspace Gallery, Los Angeles; A. Alfred Taubman (acquired from the previous in October 1977); His sale, Sotheby's, New York, November 4, 2015, lot 3; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1977 - 1979 (on loan)

Phillips New York

Date: 2017-05-18
Lot Number: 36
Low Estimate: $2500000 [-19%]
High Estimate: $3000000 [-33%]
Hammer Price: $2000000
Sold For: $2410000

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-04
Lot Number: 3
Low Estimate: $2000000 [+0%]
High Estimate: $3000000 [-33%]
Hammer Price: $2000000
Sold For: $2410000