Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Ballons sur ciel rouge 1965

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Alexander Calder
(American, 1898-1976)
Ballons sur ciel rouge
1965

Sold for £ 50,000 (US$ 66,380) inc. premium
Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)
Ballons sur ciel rouge
1965

signed and dated 65
gouache and ink on paper

107.7 by 75 cm.
42 3/8 by 29 1/2 in.

Footnotes

  • This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A11378.

    Provenance
    Galerie Maeght, Paris
    Private Collection, Paris
    Sale: Loudmer S.C.P., Hôtel Drouot, Paris, Importants Tableaux Abstraits et Contemporains, 10 June 1990, Lot 289
    Private Collection, France
    Sale: S.C.P.F. Courchet, Hôtel des Ventes Giofreddo, Nice, Tableaux, Aquarelles, Dessins XIXème et Moderne, 13 March 1992, Lot 283
    Acquired directly from the above by the present owner

    Exhibited
    Basel, Galerie d'art moderne Marie-Suzanne Feigel, Alexander Calder: Mobiles, Mobiles/Stabiles, Bronzes, Gouaches et Lithographies, 1971, no. 6
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