Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)
    Untitled, 1973
    Gouache and ink on paper
    43 x 14-5/8 inches (109.2 x 37.1 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right: CA 73

    Galerie Maeght, Paris;
    Gilbert Galleries, San Francisco, 1973;
    Professional Interiors & Art, Art Auction, Phoenix, Arizona, November 9, 1985, lot 14;
    Private collection, acquired from the above.

    This work is registered with the Calder Foundation, New York, under the application number A12288.

    Condition Report*:

    This work appears to be in overall good condition. Toning along the extreme edges, with slight backboard staining on the reverse; some hairline surface scratches visible in the blue of the car, possibly inherent to the original artwork; the paper is glued at the reverse top corners to a red-clothed mount. Watermark by Canson & Montgolfier along the left edge. Framed Dimensions 48.7 X 19.3 Inches

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