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Author Simon, Joan, 1949-
Title Alexander Calder : the Paris years, 1926-1933 / Joan Simon and Brigitte Léal ; with contributions from Henry Petroski ... [and others].
Imprint New York : Whitney Museum of American Art ; Paris : Centre Pomidou ; New Haven : Yale University Press, [2008]
©2008

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  NB237.C28 S56 2008    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  NB237.C28 S56 2008    AVAILABLE  
Author Simon, Joan, 1949-
Subject Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976. -- Exhibitions.
Expatriate sculptors -- France -- Paris -- Exhibitions.
Sculptors -- United States -- Exhibitions.
Alt Name Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976.
Léal, Brigitte.
Whitney Museum of American Art.
Centre Georges Pompidou.
Description 304 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Note Published on the occasion of the exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, and Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-293) and index.
ISBN 9780300126228 (hardcover)
0300126220 (hardcover)
OCLC # 183257437
Table of Contents
 Sponsor's Statement 
 Foreword / Adam D. Weinberg, Alain Seban, Alfred Pacquement 
 Alexander Calder: The Paris Years / Joan Simon 
 Plates: Caricatures, Portraits, Figures 
 Calder the Illustrator: Corporeal Writing to Organic Sign / Brigitte Leal 
 Plates: Animals, Toys, Circus 
 Calder as Artist-Engineer: Vectors, Velocities / Henry Petroski 
 The Search for Ubiquity: Calder and the Reproduction of His Works, 1927-32 / Quentin Bajac 
 Calder's Once and Future Circus: A Conservator's Perspective / Eleonora Nagy, Carol Mancusi-Ungaro 
 The Alchemist: Alexander Calder and Surrealism / Pepe Karmel 
 Parisian Metamorphosis in Four Acts / Annie Cohen-Solal 
 Painting and Working in the Abstract: Calder's Oeuvre and Constructive Art / Arnauld Pierre 
 Plates: Abstraction 
 Chronology / Alexander S.C. Rower 
 Works in the Exhibition 
 Selected Exhibition History 
 Selected Bibliography 
 Lenders to the Exhibition 
 Index 


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