Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) "Crayfish"

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) "Crayfish"Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) "Crayfish"

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Lot #: 32
Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) "Crayfish"
c. 1946. Painted (red, black) sheet metal. "Crayfish"
Ht. 3 3/8" W 2 1/4"
Provenance: Galerie Louis Carré; Paris, France. Galerie Gerald Cramer Geneva Switzerland 1949. Private collection, NY. Perls Galleries NY City. Estate of Annette McGuire Cravens, Buffalo, NY, 1984.This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation under application number A08208.
Auction Date
Sep 22, 2017


Exhibition History: Galerie Louis Carré; Paris, France; Alexander Calder: Mobiles, Stabiles, Constellation; October 25, 1946. Kunsthalle Bern Switzerland: Calder, Léger, Bodmer, Leuppi; May 4th, 1947; In the Catalog #2. Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam: Alexander Calder / Fernand Léger; July 19th 1947; #2 in the Catalog. Literature: “Calder After the War”, Pace London 2013 page 142. Alexander Calder: “Multun in Parvo”, Dominique Lévy Gallery NYC 2015; Page 16 & Page 150-151

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