Seeking consignments for the 2020 Fall Larsen Art Auction to be held October 24th. Click on the CONSIGN ARTWORK button to submit artwork for consideration.

Alexander Calder 1898-1976 American

Lot 305A

Chapiteau (Circus Tent), 1974

Gouache and ink on Canson & Montgolfier paper

29.5" x 43"

Signed and dated Calder '74, lower right

$40,000 - $60,000

SOLD: $78,000

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

Calder Foundation Registration #AI2661

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

Click here to view condition report.