Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Alexander Calder gouache, $78,200, Cottone Auctions
Recent Auction Results From Near & Far
By Ken Hall
An original gouache painting by the renowned artist Alexander Calder (Am., 1898-1976), titled Loops Filled In, sold for $78,200 at a Winter Fine Art & Antiques Auction held March 29 by Cottone Auctions in Geneseo, N.Y. Also, a color linocut on Arches paper by Pablo Picasso (Sp./Fr., 1881-1973), titled Faunes et Chevre, also hit $78,200; a color etching and aquatint by Joan Miro (Sp., 1893-1983), titled Le Permissionaire, brought $40,000; and a Tiffany Studios Daffodil lamp, 25 inches tall, gaveled for $57,000. Prices include a 15 percent buyer’s premium.