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Untitled

Artwork:
Untitled
Size:
97 x 180 x 47 cm
Medium :
Painted sheet metal and steel wire
Creation Year:
1956
Marks
Incised with the artist's monogram on the white element
Category :
Sculpture
Provenance :
Galleria dell'Obelisco, Rome; Marcello Mascherini, Trieste (acquired from the previous in 1956); Private Collection, Trieste (by descent from the previous in 1983); Thence by descent to the present owner in 2011
Exhibition History :
Rome, Galleria dell'Obelisco, Alexander Calder, March 1956; Trieste, Circolo della Cultura e delle Arti, Calder, June - July 1956; Citta di Castello, Palazzo Vitelli alla Cannoniera, Prima di Burri e con Burri, March - June 2005, pp. 56-57, illustrated in colour (incorrectly dated); Udine, Chiesa di San Francesco; Pordenone, Palazzo Ricchieri e Villa Galvani, AFRO & Italia - America: Incontri e Confronti, November 2006 - March 2007, p. 205, illustrated in colour (incorrectly dated); Nuoro, Museo MAN, La galassia di Arp, November 2013 - February 2014, p. 29, illustrated in colour (incorrectly dated); Florence, Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi, Da Kandinsky a Pollock: La Grande Arte dei Guggenheim, March - July 2016, p. 296, no. 95, illustrated in colour (incorrectly dated); Brussels, ING Art Center, Guggenheim: Full Abstraction, October 2016 - February 2017, p. 137, illustrated in colour (incorrectly dated)

Sotheby’s London

Date:
2018-06-26
Lot Number :
36
Low Estimate :
$2,657,340[-5%]*
High Estimate :
$3,986,000[-37%]*
Hammer Price :
$2,525,576
Sold For :
$3,042,650*