Calder Foundation

Mountains (1:5 intermediate maquette)

Date 1976
Media
Sheet metal, bolts, and paint
Dimensions
12'10" × 12' × 11'6"
Collection
Calder Foundation, New York; Gift of Andréa Davidson, Sandra Calder Davidson, Shawn Davidson, Alexander S. C. Rower, Mary Calder Rower & Holton Rower, 2004
Related works  1
Works / Monumental Sculpture 211
Works / Stabile 245
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.