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Alexander Calder laying out a design

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Mendoza, Sarita Guardia de, 1923-1994
Calder, Alexander
1955 August
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Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 22 x 19 cm
Shows Calder laying out a design on a piece of metal.
Identification on verso (handwritten): "Caracas 55 workshop of university."
Photo taken in Caracas at Escuela T├ęcnica 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.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Artists at or with their work
Metal sculpture
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