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Gypsophila On Black Skirt

Artwork:
Gypsophila On Black Skirt
Size:
78.1 x 94 x 19 cm
Medium :
Painted metal and wire standing mobile
Creation Year:
1950
Marks
Incised with the artist's monogram
Category :
Sculpture
Artwork Details :
This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A04654
Provenance :
Dwan Gallery, Los Angeles; Betty Freeman, Beverly Hills (acquired from the previous in March 1962); Christie's, New York, May 13, 2009, Lot 13 (consigned by the previous); Private Collection (acquired from the previous); Sotheby's, New York, November 13, 2012, Lot 6; Private Collection, Europe (acquired from the previous); Acquired by the present owner from the previous
Exhibition History :
Cambridge, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Charles Hayden Memorial Library, New Gallery, Calder, December 1950 - January 1951; Houston, Contemporary Arts Museum of Houston, Calder - Miro, October - November 1951, cat. no. 19; Minneapolis, Walker Art Center, Alexander Calder Mobiles, March - April 1953

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2015-11-11
Lot Number :
50
Low Estimate :
$3,500,000[0%]*
High Estimate :
$4,000,000[-13%]*
Hammer Price :
$3,500,000
Sold For :
$4,170,000*