Alexander Calder / Object with Red Disks (Calderberry Bush) / 1931Alexander Calder
Object with Red Disks (Calderberry Bush)

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Creator Name: Calder, Alexander
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1898-1976
Gender: M
Creator Name-CRT: Alexander Calder
Title: Object with Red Disks (Calderberry Bush)
Title Type: Title
Title: Calderberry Bush
Title Type: Title Variation
Title: Object with Red Discs
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1931
Creation End Date: 1931
Creation Date: 1931
Object Type: Sculpture
Materials and Techniques: Painted steel rod, wire, wood and sheet aluminum
Dimensions: Dimensions variable, with base: 88 1/2 x 33 x 47 1/2 in.(224.79 x 83.82 x 120.65 cm. )
AMICA Contributor: Whitney Museum of American Art
Owner Location: New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 86.49a-b
Credit Line: Purchase, with funds from the Mrs. Percy Uris Purchase Fund
Copyright: ? Estate of Alexander Calder / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Provenance: Artist's Collection 1932 - 1933 (see Remarks)Collection James Johnson Sweeney / Estate 1933 - 1986
Condition: 12/01/1986 ,Satisfactory ,Small nicks of paint from berries ,
Context - Person: Calder Alexander
Context - Person: Sotheby's
Context - Person: Uris, Percy, Mrs. Purchase Fund
Context - Date: 1931 - 1931
Exhibition History: Picasso and the Age of Iron
Exhibition History: "Celebrating Calder"
Exhibition History: Leonard & Evelyn Lauder Galleries
Exhibition History: The American Century: Art and Culture 1900-2000 (Part I)
Exhibition History: Highlights from the Permanent Collection: From Hopper to Mid-Century
Related Work Description: INDIAN FEATHERS, 1969, Aluminum sheet and stainless steelrods, 136 3/4 x 91 x 63 in., Collection: WMAA, Acc. no.69.260
Related Work Description: LITTLE BALL WITH COUNTER-WEIGHT, 1930, Metal, 158 x 31 x31 cm., Collection of Leonard J. Horwich, Chicago
Related Multimedia Description: Antenna Audio: Permanent Collection Tour
Link to Multimedia: WMAA.AA200101.24.mp3
AMICA ID: WMAA.86.49a-b
Component Measured: object
Measurement Dimension: height
Measurement Value: 224.79
Measurement Unit: cm
Measurement Dimension: width
Measurement Value: 83.82
Measurement Dimension: depth
Measurement Value: 120.65
AMICA Library Year: 2001
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright Whitney Museum of American Art

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