Alexander Calder with His Circus, Paris, 1929, printed ca. 1960

  • André Kertész, American, 1894 - 1985

Gelatin silver print

  • Image: 7 3/4 × 9 1/4 inches (19.7 × 23.5 cm) Sheet: 8 × 9 15/16 inches (20.3 × 25.2 cm)

Gift of Dr. Seymour and Barbara Adelson

2007.236

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Interior
  • Gelatin silver process
  • Sculpture
  • Photograph
  • Gelatin silver print
  • Paris
  • Calder, alexander

Stamp, in purple ink, lower center, verso: PHOTO BY | ANDRE KERTESZ

Inscribed, in pencil, upper center, verso: Calder | Circus 1929 Inscribed, in pencil, lower left, verso: DM7 | 530

until 1971, artist's dealer, Inge Bondi (New York, New York, USA). 2007, Dr. Seymour and Barbara Adelson (West Bloomfield, Michigan, USA); 2007-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Calder, Alexander and Jean Davidson. Calder, An Autobiography with Pictures. Boston, 1969, p.104 (ill.).

André Kertész, Alexander Calder with His Circus, Paris, 1929, printed ca. 1960, gelatin silver print. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Dr. Seymour and Barbara Adelson, 2007.236.