Alexander Calder / Fables of Aesop by Aesop (translated by Sir Roger L'Estrange) (Paris: Harrison of Paris, 1931) / 1931Alexander Calder
Fables of Aesop by Aesop (translated by Sir Roger L'Estrange) (Paris: Harrison of Paris, 1931)

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Creator Name: Calder, Alexander
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1898 - 1976
Creator Name-CRT: Alexander Calder
Title: Fables of Aesop by Aesop (translated by Sir Roger L'Estrange) (Paris: Harrison of Paris, 1931)
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Creation Start Date: 1931
Creation End Date: 1931
Creation Date: 1931
Creation Place: France
Object Type: Books
Classification Term: book
Materials and Techniques: Book with 1 pen and ink drawing on cream wove paper, 52 line-block reproductions after pen-and-ink drawings on Guarro's Spanish pure rag paper with coloured silk threads; loosely bound in boards covered with Guarro's Spanish rag paper with lettering on cover; a paper knife with horned bull's head and title tipped in; ex libris of "Albert Sperisen" pasted upon the front endpaper; protective boards covered in purple/blue paper with title pasted on spine, inside covered in Guarro's Spanish rag paper; slipcase covered in matching purple/blue paper with title pasted on cover
Dimensions: Object: 258 x 200 x 20 mm (10 3/16 x 7 7/8 x 13/16 in.)
AMICA Contributor: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Owner Location: San Francisco, California, USA
ID Number: 1998.40.20.1-1
Credit Line: Gift of the Reva and David Logan Foundation
Copyright: ? Estate of Alexander Calder / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
AMICA Library Year: 2002
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco}

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