Alexander Calder (1898 - 1976)

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Death: Died
Occupation: Sculptor
Managed by: Ric Dickinson
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Immediate Family

About Alexander Calder

  • Father:

Alexander Stirling Calder

  • Mother:

Nanette Lederer

  • Spouse:

Louisa James

  • Issue:

Sandra Calder

Mary Calder

Alexander Calder (July 22, 1898 – November 11, 1976) was an American sculptor and artist most famous for inventing the mobile. In addition to mobile and stabile sculpture, Alexander Calder also created paintings, lithographs, toys, tapestry, jewelry, and household objects.