The Crooked Stick And The Straight Stick
Artwork: The Crooked Stick And The Straight Stick
Size: 57.8 x 78.1 cm
Medium: Ink on paper
Creation year: 1931
Marks: Signed and dated 'Calder 1931' lower right
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A02655
Provenance: Perls Galleries, New York; Mena W. Rosenthal, New York (acquired from the previous in 1968)Sotheby's, New York, February 26, 1990, lot 131A; Alessandro Durini di Monza & Co., New York (acquired at the previous sale); Private Collection, New York (acquired from the previous in 1990); Sotheby's, New York, March 9, 2010, lot 215Ruth O'Hara, New York (acquired at the previous sale)
Exhibition history: New York, Perls Galleries, Calder, Space: Drawings 1930-1932, Gouaches 1967-1968, October 15 - November 9, 1968, no. 8, p. 5 (illustrated); New York, James Goodman Gallery, Calder: Space in Play, October 22 - December 19, 2014

Phillips New York

Date: 2020-12-08
Lot Number: 118
Low Estimate: $20000 [+15%]
High Estimate: $30000 [-22%]
Hammer Price: $23184
Sold For: $28980