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Lobster Trap and Fish Tail, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Calder, Alexander 1898-1976  Search this
Medium:
Steel wire and aluminum
Type:
Sculptures-Mobile
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Museum of Modern Art 11 West 53rd Street New York New York 10019
Date:
1939
Notes:
Index of American Sculpture, University of Delaware, 1985
Summary:
Hanging mobile. Single wire drops from ceiling and intersects a closed ovoid shape. Below this hangs a chain of six inter- locking rings which leads to a horizontal balancing wire. From one side of this wire hangs a wire basket shape, while from the other side hangs a wire spine from which eight flat shapes project.
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Animal--Fish  Search this
Occupation--Industry--Fishing  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76009127
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_19853