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Candelabrum

Alexander Calder (American, 1898–1976)

Date:
1939
Medium:
Rolled steel and sheet iron tubing, tinned, and multi-curvilinear rod with spaced shallow round candle holders, nine sections
Dimensions:
18 1/4 x 69 x 21 1/2" (46.3 x 175.2 x 54.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Commissioned by the Museum for its Tenth Anniversary Dinner, May 8, 1939 (formerly in the Museum Collection)
MoMA Number:
SC78.1958.1-9

Asset of corporation meeting non-medium based criteria.

Commissioned by the Museum for its Tenth Anniversary Dinner, May 8, 1939

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