Alexander Calder (American, 1898–1976)
Object Place: Probably Paris, France
40.64 x 60.96 cm (16 x 24 in.)
Medium or Technique
Saundra and William H. Lane Galleries (Gallery 332)
Wire sculpture of a cow, with a cow dropping represented by a separate coil of wire. One leg is broken.
Paul D. Nelson, architect (98 Boulevard Auguste Blanqui, Paris 13, France); 1960, purchased by the MFA from Paul D. Nelson (April 14, 1960).
Decorative Arts Special Fund
© 2011 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.