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Artist: Alexander Calder, American, 1898–1976

The Tulip

1967

Painted sheet metal and steel wire, painted red

58 1/2 × 87 1/4 in. (148.6 × 221.6 cm)
Gift of John Hay Whitney, B.A. 1926, M.A. (Hon.) 1956
1977.144
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Bibliography: 

Pamela Franks et al., Responding to Kahn: A Sculptural Conversation, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 2–3, 14, 16–17, no. 6, ill.

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