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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."
Brian Withers papers, 1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 3482 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Brian Withers was a photographer from Merrick, N.Y. Alexander Calder was a modern sculptor.
Donated 1978 by Brian Withers.
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