Alexander,1898–1976, U.S. sculptor; originator of mobiles. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of calder

  • Apparently, Calder modeled directly in plaster rather than starting out in clay or wax.

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    "Cheval" of a Different Color

    Blake Gopnik

    November 21, 2012

  • From Calder to bedazzled tribal cuffs, the jewels at New York Fashion Week are oversized and outrageous.

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    All That Glitters

    Alisa Gould-Simon

    February 17, 2009

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British Dictionary definitions for calder



Alexander. 1898–1976, US sculptor, who originated mobiles and stabiles (moving or static abstract sculptures, generally suspended from wire).
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