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Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3010B Boston
May 19, 2017 12:00 PMCalender
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Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) McGovern for McGovernment

$1,107$900
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3010B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 19, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)

McGovern for McGovernment, 1972, edition of 200, published by Styria Studio Ltd., New York. Signed "Calder" in pencil l.r., numbered "191/200" in pencil l.l., publisher's dry stamp l.r. Color lithograph on Rives paper with watermark, sheet size 34 1/2 x 23 3/4 in. (87.7 x 60.3 cm), framed.
Condition: Deckled upper and right edges, two minor tears in upper right edge, floated in frame, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: The collection of Janie & Peter Gross, Pennsylvania.
Estimate $400-600

Pinholes in upper corners. The sheet is probably mounted. No additional issues to report.


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Keywords

Styria Studio Ltd., Alexander Calder, Peter Gross