White Discs On The Pyramid
Artwork: White Discs On The Pyramid
Size: 90.1 x 99.1 x 53.4 cm
Medium: Painted metal and wire
Creation year: 1959
Marks: Prick punch signed with the artist's monogram 'CA' and dated '65' on the base
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation New York under application number A09159
Provenance: Perls Galleries New York; Richard Gray Gallery Chicago; Ruth and Leonard Horwich Chicago (acquired from the above in 1966); Harold Diamond New York; Private Collection New York; Sale: Christie's New York May 10 2006 lot 168; Private Collection Chicago (acquired from the above sale and sold: Sotheby's New York May 9 2012 lot 43); Acquired at the above sale by A. Alfred Taubman
Exhibition history: Chicago Richard Gray Gallery; Alexander Calder April - May 1966 no. 14; Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art Alexander Calder: A Retrospective Exhibition: Work from 1925-1974 October - December 1974

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-05
Lot Number: 109
Low Estimate: $1500000 [-46%]
High Estimate: $2000000 [-60%]
Hammer Price: $800000
Sold For: $970000