November 11, 2012

Escutcheon II from 1952 by Alexander Calder





Alexander Calder
Escutcheon II
Signed with the Artist's Monogram
Painted Sheet Metal and Wire
21 1/2 x 38 x 33 1/4 in. 55.6 x 96.5 x 84.4 cm.
Executed in 1952, this work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A08210.

Estimate: $300,000 to $500,000
Sold for $842,500 on November 13th 2012 at Sotheby's Contemporary Art Evening Auction
Lot 1