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ALEXANDER CALDER 1898-1976

Lawnton, Pennsylvania 1898 – 1976 New York (American)

Title: Bull and Circles, from: Poems to Watch | Poemas para Mirar, 1975

Technique: Original Hand Signed and Inscribed Lithograph in Colours on Arches Wove Paper

Paper size: 55 x 78 cm. / 21.7 x 30.7 in.

Additional Information: This original lithograph in colours is hand signed in pencil by the artist “Calder” at the lower right image.

It is also inscribed in pencil EA (épreuve d’artiste) [artist’s proof], in the lower left image.

Our impression is an artist’s proof outside of the standard edition of 125.

It was printed by Mourlot, Paris and published Editart D. Blanco, Geneva.

The paper bears the arches watermark in the lower left corner.

Note:

This is one of six compositions included in a portfolio dedicated to the poetry of Cuban author Carlos Franqui. The other contributions include work by Valerio Adami, Jorge Camacho, Joan Miró, Paul Rebeyrolle and Antoni Tàpies.

Provenance: The private collection of Joan De Muga Dòria, Barcelona. (1946-2020)

Joan de Muga Dòria was the Joan Prats Gallery and Ediciones Polígrafa owner and editor .

Condition: Excellent condition.