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Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled

Auction:
3072B
Lot:
41A
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3072B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 26, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)

Untitled, from the suite Santa Claus by e.e. cummings, 1974, edition of 175, printed by Arte, Paris, published by Editions de L'Herne, Paris. Signed "Calder" in pencil l.r., numbered "6/175" in pencil l.l. Soft ground etching on wove paper with "Richard de Bas" watermark, plate size 13 3/4 x 18 3/4 in. (34.8 x 47.5 cm), unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Full sheet with deckled edges, gentle toning.
Estimate $300-500


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Paris, Alexander Calder, Calder, E. E. Cummings, Kinetic art, Literature, Poetry, Visual arts

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