Calder Foundation

Three Quintains

Date 1964
Media
Sheet metal, rod, and paint, with motor
Dimensions
3 parts: 22'11" × 24'; 8'9" × 10'; 15' × 12'
Collection
Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Gift of Art Museum Council, 1965
Historical Photos  3
Related exhibitions  1
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (2013)

Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Calder and Abstraction: From Avant-Garde to Iconic. 24 November 2013–27 July 2014.

Solo Exhibition
Related works  1
Works / Monumental Sculpture 211
Works / Standing Mobile 249
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.