Collector, Art patron
Calder, Alexander, b. 1898 d. 1976
Active in New York,N.Y.; Philadelphia,Pa.
Collection size: 2 items.
Collection Summary: A note from Gagarin to Alexander Calder "Sandy - Thanks a lot - Andy" which Calder returned to Gagarin, amended "Andy - Thanks a lot - Sandy." Included is the envelope Calder returned the note in, illustrated with a sketch (badly faded). Also included is a clipping on a Calder exhibition, which pictures a similarly illustrated Calder envelope.
Biographical/Historical Note: Patron and friend of sculptor Alexander Calder.
Donated 1984 by Andrew Gagarin.