Palm Beach Modern Auctions
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Sat, Apr 23, 2022 12:00PM EDT
Lot 48

Large Alexander Calder Gouache Painting, Two Moons

Estimate: $100,000 - $150,000

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Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Alexander Calder (1897-1976)
Marking(s); notes: signed, Canson blind stamp and watermark; 1971
Country of origin; materials: American; gouache and ink on Canson paper
Dimensions (H, W, D): 29.25"h, 42.75"w; 36.25"h, 49.75"w frame
Additional Information: This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York under application number A13011. Exhibition history: Palma de Mallorca, Sala Palaires, Calder, September-October 1972, p. 41 (illustrated). Provenance: Galerie Maeght, Paris | Gallery 99, Bay Harbor, Florida | Russeck Gallery, Inc., Palm Beach, Florida.

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