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    Alexander Calder (1898-1976)
    Black is Dominant, 1969
    Gouache and ink on paper
    29-1/2 x 43-1/8 inches (74.9 x 109.5 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right: Calder 69
    Titled verso: Black is Dominant

    PROVENANCE:
    Perls Gallery, New York;
    Private East Coast Collection, acquired from the above in 1969.

    NOTE:
    This work is registered with the Calder Foundation, New York, under the application number A06204.


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



    Condition Report*: Paper attached to backing with hinges along the top edge; very slight undulation along left and right edges; faint half-moon shaped handling crease near the center of the top edge; very slight bump to the upper left edge; 1/8" very faint stain in upper right corner; repair to 1/2" linear abrasion in negative space in upper center (between the second black circle and black-and-red swirl), visible only upon close inspection.    
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2018
    29th Thursday
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