Alexander CALDER (1898 - 1976)

‘Sphere and Spirals, no. 17 in celebration of the American Revolution Bicentennial’, 1976 work no longer available

Hand woven tapestry
59 12 x 40 78 inches (151.1 x 103.8 cm)

Signed lower right and dated 15th May 1975
This tapestry was one of 6 designs by Calder, made to celebrate the Bicentennial, and woven by Pinton Frere Atelier in Aubusson, France. This particular tapestry was made at the request of the Saudi businessman Adnan Khashoggi