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Alexander Calder and Alejandro Otero

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Photographer:
Mendoza, Sarita Guardia de, 1923-1994
Subject:
Calder, Alexander
Otero Rodríguez, Alejandro
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1955 August
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 25 x 19 cm.
Summary:
Shows Calder in the foreground, smoking a cigarette, Otero behind his left shoulder. Photo taken in Caracas at Escuela Técnica Industrial of the UCV (Central University of Venezuela), where Calder had been invited by his friend the architect Carlos Raul Villanueva.
Identification of location, photographer, and date from email correspondence with Mendoza's son Claudio Mendoza. This picture is one of several taken by Mendoza during Calder's stay in Caracas.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)3116
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Alexander Calder papers, 1926-1967
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