ALEXANDER CALDER (American, 1898-1976)
    Vertical Loops, 1968
    Gouache and ink on paper
    43 x 29-1/2 inches (109.2 x 74.9 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right: Calder 68

    Perls Galleries, New York (acquired from the artist in 1968)
    Private Collection, California (acquired from the above in 1968)
    Sotheby's, New York, February 16, 1999
    Museum Works Galleries, Myrtle Beach
    Private Collection, Nevada (acquired from the above in 1999)

    New York, Perls Galleries, Calder/: Drawings 1930-1932; Gouaches 1967-1968, October 15 - November 9, 1968, catalogue #40, (illustrated in black and white, p. 15)

    Bernice Winslow Mancewicz, Alexander Calder. A Pictorial Essay, Grand Rapids, Michigan, William E. Eerdmans, 1969, (illustrated in black and white, p. 51)

    This work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York under the number A00746

    Condition Report*:

    Faint spots of dried brownisch liquid in lower center, paper lightly undulates, a 2.5 x 0.3 inch brown spot verso, possible due to former tape, scattered faint traces of watercolor, verso, possible due to artistic process, framed

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