Calder Foundation

Une boule noire, une boule blanche

Date 1932 / 1969
Media
Sheet metal, wood, wire, rod, and paint
Dimensions
8' high
Collection
Fondation Maeght, Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France; Gift of the Artist and Marguerite & Aimé Maeght
Historical Photos  2
Related exhibitions  2
Fondation Maeght, Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France (1969)

Fondation Maeght, Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France. Calder. 2 April–31 May 1969.

Solo Exhibition
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (1976)

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Calder’s Universe. 14 October 1976–6 February 1977.

Solo Exhibition
Works / Hanging Mobile 155
Related Timeline
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.