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    Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
    Balancier, 1973
    Gouache and ink on paper
    29 x 42-1/2 inches (73.7 x 108.0 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right: Calder 73

    This work is registered with the Calder Foundation, New York, under the application number A23565.

    PROVENANCE:
    Galerie Maeght, Paris;
    Bruce Graham, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Chicago, Illinois, 1974;
    Sears, Roebuck and Co., Chicago, Illinois, 1974;
    Sears Holding Management Corporation, Illinois;
    Sale: Bunte Auction Services, Elgin, Illinois, September 30, 2007;
    Private collection, New Jersey.


    More information about Alexander Calder, also known as Calder, Alexander, Alexander Calder.



    Condition Report*: This work appears to be in very good condition, aside from minor paper discoloration and soft handling creases throughout, with a small crease at the lower right corner; paper undulates sligthtly; minor pressure marks at the corners due to hinges; sheet is hinged to mount along top edge verso; matted and framed under glass. Watermark by Canson & Montgolfier along bottom edge.
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    October, 2015
    28th Wednesday
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