Alexander Calder, ‘Higgledy Piggledy’, 1969, Phillips
Alexander Calder, ‘Higgledy Piggledy’, 1969, Phillips
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Lot 6

Higgledy Piggledy, 1969

Sheet metal, wire and paint
17 × 30 × 30 in
43.2 × 76.2 × 76.2 cm
Phillips
Estimated value: HKD $4,800,000–HKD $6,800,000
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Property from the Miles and Shirley Fiterman Collection

Executed in 1969, this work is registered …

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Property from the Miles and Shirley Fiterman Collection

Executed in 1969, this work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A10722.

From the Catalogue:
In Higgledy Piggledy, the magic and lyricism of Alexander Calder’s celebrated ‘Mobiles’ are presented on an intimate …

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Signature
Incised with the artist's monogram and dated 'CA 69' on the base
Alexander Calder
American, 1898–1976
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American artist Alexander Calder changed the course of modern art by developing an innovative …

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American artist Alexander Calder changed the course of modern art by developing an innovative method of sculpting, bending, and twisting wire to create three-dimensional “drawings in space.” Resonating with the Futurists and Constructivists, as well as the language of early nonobjective painting, Calder’s mobiles (a …

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Alexander Calder, ‘Higgledy Piggledy’, 1969, Phillips
Alexander Calder, ‘Higgledy Piggledy’, 1969, Phillips
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About the work
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Property from the Miles and Shirley Fiterman Collection

Executed in 1969, this work is registered …

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Property from the Miles and Shirley Fiterman Collection

Executed in 1969, this work is registered in the archives of the Calder Foundation, New York, under application number A10722.

From the Catalogue:
In Higgledy Piggledy, the magic and lyricism of Alexander Calder’s celebrated ‘Mobiles’ are presented on an intimate …

Read more
Signature
Incised with the artist's monogram and dated 'CA 69' on the base
Alexander Calder
American, 1898–1976
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American artist Alexander Calder changed the course of modern art by developing an innovative …

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American artist Alexander Calder changed the course of modern art by developing an innovative method of sculpting, bending, and twisting wire to create three-dimensional “drawings in space.” Resonating with the Futurists and Constructivists, as well as the language of early nonobjective painting, Calder’s mobiles (a …

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Lot 6

Higgledy Piggledy, 1969

Sheet metal, wire and paint
17 × 30 × 30 in
43.2 × 76.2 × 76.2 cm
Phillips
Estimated value: HKD $4,800,000–HKD $6,800,000
This work has a buyer's premium.
Starting bid
HKD $3,800,000
Place max bid
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03d  17h  09m  01s
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