Calder Foundation

Mer et coquillage

Date 1969
29 1⁄2" × 21"
Published by London Arts Gallery and Brook Street Gallery, London
Printed by Arte Adrien Maeght, Paris
Edition size
Edition of 100 on paper with publisher's stamp, signed and numbered
Works / Print 70
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.