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Lot 0305A


Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) 'Chapitieu', 1974
Gouache and ink on Canson & Montgolfier paper
Signed and dated Calder 74, lower right

Titled in pencil Chapiteau #A4264, verso
Watermark, lower margin; Les Papiers Canson blind stamp, upper left

Calder Foundation Registration #AI2661

Collection of Arnold and Elaine Horwitch

Provenance: 1974 painted by Alexander Calder and consigned to Galerie Maeght Paris, France; acquired in 1976 by James Lodge Gallery in Lincoln, Nebraska; acquired circa 1976 Elaine and Arnold Horwitch; passed by family descent in 2019 to AMH Trust.


This lot is in overall good condition; This lot has minor handling crease in the upper left quadrant and a slight crease in lower right middle bottom margin. There is evidence of tape on all four margins, verso.


43 x 29.5 in

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Alexander Calder Chapitieu

Estimate $40,000 - $60,000Oct 26, 2019
Starting Price $25,000
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