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Inscription

on largest triangular element in monogram: CA / 60

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, New York, by 1982;[1] gift 1996 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1982
Major Acquisitions, Perls Galleries, New York, 1982.
1997
Alexander Calder: The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1997, no. 30, color repro.
1998
Alexander Calder: 1898-1976, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1998, no. 247, color repro.
2001
Vital Forms: American Art and Design in the Atomic Age, 1940-1960, Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville; San Diego Museum of Art; Phoenix Art Museum, 2002-2003.
Bibliography
1997
Alexander Calder: The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Klaus G. Perls. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1997: no. 30.
1998
Alexander Calder: 1898-1976. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1998: no. 247.