Alexander Calder

American (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1898 - 1976, New York City, New York)

Roman Bronze Works, Inc., Foundry

(New York City, New York, Founded 1897 - Dissolved 1988)

Tightrope Worker (Woman on Cord)

1944/1968
sculpture | bronze and nylon
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  • Tightrope Worker (Woman on Cord)

    Alexander Calder, Roman Bronze Works, Inc., Tightrope Worker (Woman on Cord), 1944/1968; bronze and nylon, 21 3/4 in. x 13 1/4 in. x 27 1/8 in. (55.25 cm x 33.66 cm x 68.9 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William C. Janss; © Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York


21 3/4 in. x 13 1/4 in. x 27 1/8 in. (55.25 cm x 33.66 cm x 68.9 cm)
Acquired 1983
Collection SFMOMA
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William C. Janss
© Calder Foundation, New York / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
83.216.A-C

Tags

people, balance, wires, suspended, acrobats, circus, performances


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