Untitled (Mobile)

about 1942
Alexander Calder (American, 1898–1976)


Object Place: Roxbury, Connecticut

Dimensions

173.36 cm (68 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

60.241

Medium or Technique

Wire, painted sheet steel, and painted linen cords

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture

Mobile consisting of 11 wire rods suspended horizontally, with 13 black-painted sheet steel elements in abstract shapes suspended from painted linen cords.

Provenance

Paul D. Nelson, architect (98 Boulevard Auguste Blanqui, Paris 13, France); 1960, purchased by the MFA from Paul D. Nelson (April 14, 1960).

Credit Line

Decorative Arts Special Fund

Copyright

© 2011 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.