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Photographer:
Mendoza, Sarita Guardia de, 1923-1994  Search this
Subject:
Calder, Alexander  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1955 August
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 24 x 19 cm
Summary:
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. <br>Handwritten note on verso suggests photographer was "H. Landshoff", but identification of location, photographer, and date are derived from email correspondence with Mendoza's son Claudio Mendoza. This picture is one of several taken by Mendoza during Calder's stay in Caracas.
Citation:
Sarita Guardia de Mendoza. Alexander Calder examining a piece of metal, 1955 August. Alexander Calder papers, 1926-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Artists at or with their work  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)5310
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Alexander Calder papers, 1926-1967
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_5310