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Creators:
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976
Dates:
1962
Size:
2 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.caldalel
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter to Klaus, Dorothy and Kathy, July 28, 1962. Also included is a typescript of the letter.

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Creators:
Gagarin, Andrew
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976
Dates:
1960 and 1983
Size:
2 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.gagaandr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

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.

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Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1971 October 26
Size:
27 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.calder71
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Alexander Calder conducted 1971 October 26, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976
Dates:
1927-1960
Size:
2 Volumes ((55 items on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.caldallp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two albums labeled "Letters" and "Calder," containing 31 letters and 15 postcards from Calder, 1927-1960, to George Thomson, 4 empty envelopes, 2 photographs of the Calder family, a Christmas card with a photograph of the Calder family, and an exhibition announcement for the Pierre Matisse Gallery. Calder, writing to Thomson in London from various ...

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Ackerman, Louise Sloss, d. 1982
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976
Dates:
1949 Feb. 7
Size:
1 Item (item (on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.ackeloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter, February 7, 1949, to Ackerman from Alexander Calder, concerning payment for a mobile.

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Creators:
Prager, David
Dates:
1956
Size:
2 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.pragdavi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A copy of a letter to Prager, October 6, 1956, referring to an incident at the Musee Rodin in Paris where Praeger had observed that Calder's mobile, "Ten Restless Disks" had been improperly assembled, and had reassembled it himself. In addition there is a copy of a clipping from the NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 1, 1956, describing the incident.

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Creators:
Ellin, Everett
Dates:
[circa 1958-1963]
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.elliever
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs and printed material regarding Everet Ellin's career as owner of the Everett Ellin Galleries. Photographs are of Ellin, his galleries in Los Angeles, and Alexander Calder's sculpture. Printed material includes gallery advertisements, and a cafe menu from Ellin's Santa Monica Boulevard gallery.

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Creators:
Withers, Brian
Dates:
1977
Size:
11 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.withbria
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ten photographs taken by Withers of the construction of the mobile which Alexander Calder built for the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Photographs are annotated. Also included is a three page report by Withers, "Technical Data on Calder's Last Mobile for the National Gallery."

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Creators:
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976
Dates:
1926-1967
Size:
2.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.caldalex
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of abstract kinetic artist and sculptor Alexander Calder measure 2.6 linear feet and date from 1926 to 1967. Found within the papers are scattered biographical materials, correspondence, printed materials, photographs, scattered prints and sketches by Calder, and a scrapbook. Of particular interest are the numerous photographs of Calder, including many of Calder at work in his studios, with his family at their home in Touraine, France, exhibitions, and artwork. Among the photographs are several taken by photographer and artist Herbert Matter and a photograph of Pierre Matisse at Calder's home.

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Creators:
Miller, Stephen Robeson
Dates:
1972-1973
Size:
10 Photographic prints (col., 3 1/2 in. x 3 1/2 in.)
1 Photographic print (b&w)
Collection ID:
AAA.millster
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Color photos taken by Stephen Robeson Miller, including 2 of Alexander Calder's sculpture and home, Roxbury, Conn.; 2 of sculpture by Marino Marini and Calder on the lawn at the home of James Thrall Soby, and an interior view of Naum Gabo's house, Middlebury, Ct. showing work by Gabo and Yves Tanguay. The collection also includes photos taken by Po...

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