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Sculptor:
Calder, Alexander 1898-1976  Search this
Medium:
Painted steel
Type:
Sculptures-Stabile
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Hallmark Cards P. O. Box 419034, Mail Drop 216 Kansas City Missouri 64141
Located Pershing & Grand Kansas City Missouri
Date:
1965. Installed 1974
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Missouri, Kansas City survey, 1994.
Index of American Sculpture, University of Delaware, 1985.
Image on file.
Kansas City Times, May 11, 1974.
(The letters C and A overlap so that the lower part of the C crosses the A) signed
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Summary:
Six-legged stabile. Two of the legs have multiple "arms" extending from them. The sculpture is fabricated from sheets of steel, cut and brightly painted red. The planes of flat steel intersect at angles, giving depth and width to the sculpture.
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Religion--Hinduism  Search this
Mythology--Asian--Shiva  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76009129
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_19855