Calder Foundation

Untitled

Date 1942
Media
Sheet metal, wire, rod, and paint
Dimensions
36 1⁄2" × 22" × 16"
Collection
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; The Hilla Rebay Collection (no. 71.1936.R55)
Related exhibitions  1
Fundación del Museo Guggenheim Bilbao (2003)

Fundación del Museo Guggenheim Bilbao. Calder: Gravedad y la Gracia. 18 March–12 October 2003.

Solo Exhibition
Works / Standing Mobile 249
Related Timeline
1937–1945 Public Commissions and the War

In 1937, Calder completed Devil Fish, his first stabile enlarged from a model. He received two important commissions: Mercury Fountain (1937) and Lobster Trap and Fish Tail (1939). His first retrospective was held in 1938 at the George Walter Vincent Smith Gallery in Springfield, Massachusetts, followed by another in 1943 at the Museum of Modern Art in New York.