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Polychrome From One To Eight

Alexander Calder-Polychrome From One To Eight-1962

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Artwork:
Polychrome From One To Eight
Size:
95.3 x 430.5 x 96.5 cm
Medium :
Hanging mobile-sheet metal, rod, wire and paint
Creation Year:
1962
Marks
Incised with the artist's monogram and dated 'CA 62' (on the white element); incised with the inscription 'towards center' (on the black element); incised with the numbers '1-8' (respectively on each element)
Category :
Sculpture
Provenance :
Perls Galleries, New York; Arnold H. Maremont, Chicago, 1962; Perls Galleries, New York; Barbara Poe Levee, Los Angeles, 1968; Private collection, Switzerland; Marlborough Galerie AG, Zurich; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 2001
Exhibition History :
New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Sculpture and Drawings, December 1962-February 1963, p. 39, no. 9; New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim, Alexander Calder: A Retrospective Exhibition, November 1964-January 1965, no. 328; Art Gallery of Toronto, Mobiles and Stabiles by Calder, The Man Who Made Sculpture Move, May 1965, n.p., no. 328; New York, Marlborough Gallery, Masters of Modern and Contemporary Sculpture, November-December 1984, n.p., no. 12 (illustrated in color); New York, Marlborough Gallery, Modern Sculpture, September-November 1992, p. 75, no. 37 (illustrated in color)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2019-05-15
Lot Number :
47 B
Low Estimate :
$5,000,000[-7%]*
High Estimate :
$7,000,000[-34%]*
Hammer Price :
$4,650,000
Sold For :
$5,552,750*