Skip to main content

Alexander Calder design sketch for <em>Vertical out of horizontal</em>, circa 1950, from the Institute of Contemporary Arts records, 1927-circa 1985, bulk 1947-1967

Alexander Calder design sketch for Vertical out of horizontal, circa 1950

Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976

Item Information

Title: Alexander Calder design sketch for Vertical out of horizontal

Date: circa 1950

Physical Details: Drawing : 1 sheet : graphite ; 28 x 33

Description: Design sketch for a mobile by Calder.

Handwritten notes also give the colors of different parts of the mobile and the measurements: 5' x 5'.

Written above sketch: "Vertical out of horizontal" 950.

Creator: Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976

Forms part of: Institute of Contemporary Arts records, 1927-circa 1985, bulk 1947-1967

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Alexander Calder design sketch for Vertical out of horizontal, circa 1950. Institute of Contemporary Arts records, 1927-circa 1985, bulk 1947-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 14877