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Fish

Alexander Calder-Fish-1952

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Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Fish
Size:
39.4 x 112 x 8.2 cm
Medium :
Hanging mobile-painted steel rod, wire, string, colored glass and metal objects
Creation Year:
1952
Marks
Signed with the artist's monogram 'CA' (suspended in wire)
Category :
Sculpture
Artwork Details :
Executed circa 1952
Provenance :
Mr. and Mrs. Jacob S. Sherman, commissioned from the artist; Mr. and Mrs. William P. Sherman, Wilmette, Illinois; Their sale; Sotheby's, New York, 4 November 1987, lot 33; Private collection; Gagosian Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 2004
Exhibition History :
Beverly Hills, Gagosian Gallery, Alexander Calder, May-June 2003; New York, Gagosian Gallery, What's Modern, November-December 2004, pp. 38-39 and 107 (illustrated in color).

Christie’s New York

Date:
2019-05-15
Lot Number :
14 B
Low Estimate :
$12,500,000[+22%]*
High Estimate :
$16,500,000[-8%]*
Hammer Price :
$15,200,000
Sold For :
$17,527,000*