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Bullfight

Artwork:
Bullfight
Size:
50.8 x 213.4 x 81.3 cm
Medium :
Hanging mobile-sheet metal, wire and paint
Creation Year:
1948
Marks
Signed and dated 'Calder 1948' (on the underside of the smaller red element)
Category :
Sculpture
Provenance :
Kleemann Galleries, New York, acquired from the artist; Private collection, Cleveland; Anon. sale; Wolf's Auction Gallery, Cleveland, 16 September 1989, lot 334; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Munich, Haus der Kunst, Elan Vital oder Das Auge Des Eros: Kandinsky, Klee, Arp, Miro, Calder, May-August 1994, fig. 368, no. 231 (illustrated in color)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2015-11-10
Lot Number :
5
Low Estimate :
$2,000,000[+100%]*
High Estimate :
$3,000,000[+33%]*
Hammer Price :
$4,000,000
Sold For :
$4,645,000*