La Naissance de l’Inattendu

Alexander Calder
La Naissance de l’Inattendu
lithograph
1976

An original hand-signed Alexander Calder lithograph print.

(The Birth of the Unexpected)

1976

Original lithograph printed in five colors (black, blue, red, yellow, grey) on Arches wove paper

Hand-signed in pencil lower right Calder.

A superb impression of the definitive state, from the edition of 100 on this paper (there were 50 additional impressions printed on Japan nacré paper, 15 artist’s proofs, and 2 bon à tirer, for an overall edition of 167), numbered in pencil lower left. Plate VI (of XII) from the album La Memoire Élémentaire, published by Editions de la Différence, Paris; printed by Art Litho, Paris.

20 x 28 inches