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Series 4 | A Finding Aid to the Alexander Calder papers, 1926-1967 | Digitized Collection

Alexander Calder papers, 1926-1967

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Series 4: Photographs, 1927-1962, undated
(Box 3-6; 0.6 linear feet)

This series contains photographs of Calder, including formal portraits, Calder working in his studio, and spending time with his family. Among the photographs are several taken by photographer and artist Herbert Matter. Also found are numerous photographs of Calder at work on an unidentified mobile sculpture from 1954. This series also includes photographs of Calder's Home in Touraine, France, his studio, exhibitions, and his artwork.
DescriptionContainer
Portraits of Calder, circa 1927- circa 1960, undated
(See Also Box 6)
3
10
Calder at Work, 1927-1956, undated
(2 folders; see also Box 6)
4
1-2
Calder at Work on Mobile, 1954
(2 folders)
4
3-4
Calder's Home at Touraine, France, circa 1953
4
5
Calder with Family and Friends, 1932-1962, undated
(3 folders; see also Box 6)
4
6-8
Calder's Studio, 1939-1946, undated
(See Also Box 6)
4
9
Pierre Matisse at Calder's Home in France, undated
5
1
Exhibitions, 1953-1959, undated
5
2
Photographs of Artwork, 1929-1958, undated
(2 folders; not scanned; see also Box 6)
5
3-4
Oversize Photographs, Portraits of Calder
(See Box 3, F10)
6 (sol)
Oversize Photographs, Calder at Work
(See Box 4, F2)
6 (sol)
Oversize Photographs, Calder with Family and Friends
(See Box 4, F8)
6 (sol)
Oversize Photographs, Calder's Studio
(See Box 4, F9)
6 (sol)
Oversize Photographs, Artwork
(See Box 5, F4)
6 (sol)

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.