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Summer Auctions 2020

From Dürer to Balkenhol – Selected Works

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Alexander Calder

Philadelphia 1898 – 1976 New York

Untitled. 1953

Watercolour and brush and India ink on wove paper. 75 × 105,3 cm. (29 ½ × 41 ½ in.) Signed and dated lower right: Calder 53.  [3019] Framed 

ProvenanceChristian Zervos, Paris / Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York (1971) / Galeria Maison Bernard, Caracas / Private Collection, Switzerland

Addendum/ErratumThe wove paper laid down on paper. The original work will be presented to the Alexander & Louisa Calder Foundation, New York, on July 16th, 2020.

EUR 70.000 – 90.000
USD 75,300 – 96,800

Sold for:
175,000 EUR (incl. premium)

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Auction 319Thursday, 9 July 2020
06:00 PM

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The original work will be presented to the Alexander & Louisa Calder Foundation, New York.

* Formal memory to Calder's abstract stabiles
* Testimony to the lifelong artistic exchange between Alexander Calder and Joan Miró
* Works on paper in this format from the 1950s are rare in the auction market

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