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January 26, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Five Plates from the Suite Flying Colors : Beastie , Skybird , Friendship , Skyswirl

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Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3072BLocation: BostonDate / Time: January 26, 2018 10:00AM


Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)

Five Plates from the Suite Flying Colors:Beastie, Skybird, Friendship, Skyswirl, and Convection, 1974, published in 1975 for Braniff Airlines. Each initialed and dated within the matrix and with Flying Colors dry stamp l.r. Color lithographs on wove paper, image/sheet sizes 20 x 26 in. (50.6 x 65.8 cm),unmatted, unframed.
Condition: Strong colors, sheets very gently toned.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

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Braniff Airlines, Alexander Calder