Alexander Calder, Untitled, circa 1952. Estimate: $660,000 to 930,000 at Artcurial.
One of Swann's International Auctioneers partners, Artcurial, is offering an Alexander Calder mobile, Untitled, circa 1952, that measures nearly 79 inches, in its May 31st auction. The mobile is on view to a New York audience Friday and Saturday only at Swann.
The mobile is engraved with Calder's signature on one of the leaves, preceded by the words 'Pour Vilar'—the work comes from the estate of Jean Vilar who founded the Avignon Festival and was a close friend of Calder's.
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