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Ostrich

Artwork:
Ostrich
Size:
15.8 x 11.4 x 8.9 cm
Medium :
Standing mobile - sheet metal, wire and paint
Creation Year:
1950
Marks
Signed with artist's monogram 'CA' (on the yellow element)
Category :
Sculpture
Artwork Details :
Executed circa 1950
Provenance :
Perls Galleries, New York; Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1971
Exhibition History :
Greenwich, Bruce Museum, The Mobile, the Stabile, the Animal: Wit in the Art of Alexander Calder, September-December 1995, p. 31 (illustrated); Hartford, Wadsworth Atheneum, Calder in Connecticut. April-August 2000, p. 149, no. 87, fig. 169 (illustrated)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2015-11-11
Lot Number :
104
Low Estimate :
$250,000[+140%]*
High Estimate :
$350,000[+71%]*
Hammer Price :
$600,000
Sold For :
$725,000*