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Untitled (Mobile)

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Mobile consisting of 11 wire rods suspended horizontally, with 13 black-painted sheet steel elements in abstract shapes suspended from painted linen cords.

Provenance

Paul D. Nelson, architect (98 Boulevard Auguste Blanqui, Paris 13, France); 1960, purchased by the MFA from Paul D. Nelson (April 14, 1960).

Credit Line

Decorative Arts Special Fund

Copyright

© 2011 Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

about 1942

Object Place

Roxbury, Connecticut

Dimensions

173.36 cm (68 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

60.241

Medium or Technique

Wire, painted sheet steel, and painted linen cords

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture