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CALDER, Alexander Sandy (1898 - 1976), Painter, sculptor, engraver, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CALDER, Alexander Sandy (1898 - 1976), Painter, sculptor, engraver, lithographer

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American, 20th century, male.

Also active in France.

Born 22 July 1898, in Philadelphia; died 11 November 1976, in New York.

Painter, sculptor, engraver, lithographer, illustrator. Animals. Designs for tapestries.

Kinetic Art.

[not available online] [not available online]Alexander Sandy Calder’s paternal grandfather, Alexander Milne Calder, and father, Alexander Stirling Calder, were both sculptors, his father more classically trained. His mother,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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