Calder Foundation
The Calder family, Roxbury house "big room," Christmas 1964. From left to right: Howard Rower, Alexander S. C. Rower, Calder, Louisa Calder, Holton Rower, Mary Calder Rower, Andréa Davidson, Sandra Calder Davidson, Jean Davidson, and Shawn Davidson.Photograph by Pedro Guerrero © Pedro Guerrero
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1963–1976 Monumental Works

In 1963, Calder completed construction of a large studio overlooking the Indre Valley. With the assistance of a full-scale, industrial ironworks, he began to fabricate his monumental works in France and devoted much of his later working years to public commissions. Calder died in New York in 1976 at the age of seventy-eight.