09-20-2013 09-20-2013
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September 20, 2013 10:00 AMCalender

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Un drôle de poisson

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2673B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 20, 2013 10:00AM


Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)

Un drôle de poisson, outside of the edition of 90. Signed "Calder" in pencil within the image l.r., inscribed "HC" in pencil l.l. Color lithograph on Rives paper with partial watermark, image/sheet size 19 3/4 x 25 5/8 in. (50.0 x 65.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Deckled edges, floated within the mat, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: Purchased by the present owner from Galerie Lelong, Paris.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Affixed to mount at multiple points along the perimeter of the print, but not laid down. Minor crimps along bottom center and l.r. quadrant about 9 inches from right and bottom edges. A few scattered specks of pigment from printing process.

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Alexander Calder, Paris