Elephant

(1930/cast 1966)

Alexander Calder, American, b. Lawnton, Pennsylvania, 1898–1976

Bronze, 6 X 4 X 9 3/8 IN. (15.2 X 10.1 X 23.7 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981

Accession Number: 86.742

Provenance:
Galerie Maeght, Paris, to 12 October 1968
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York and Washington, DC, 12 October 1968-31 August 1981
Estate of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1981-1986
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981

Exhibition History:
L & M ARTS, NY. “Calder: The Complete Bronzes” 18 October-8, December 2012.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, American Abstraction (Mid-Century)