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February 1, 2013 12:00 PMCalender

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled

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Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2635BLocation: BostonDate / Time: February 01, 2013 12:00PM


Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)

Untitled, edition of 75. Signed "Calder" in pencil (within the image) l.r., numbered "57/75" in pencil (within the image) l.l. Color lithograph on paper, image/sheet size 21 5/8 x 29 1/2 in. (54.8 x 74.8 cm),framed.
Condition: Minor creases/rubs to edges of sheet/image, not examined out of frame.
Estimate $700-900

Out of the frame the sheet is hinged along the upper edge. There is very pale mat burn near the edges of the sheet. The sheet is subtly toned, and there is a thin line of staining along the upper edge. There is a 1/4 tear along the left edge near the upper corner. The rubs/abrasions are primarily near the lower left corner. There is also some subtle surface abrasions affecting the sheen of the black ink in this corner.

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Alexander Calder