Alexander Calder and His Magical Mobiles

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Captures favorite Calder works in all mediums, including mobiles, stabiles, wire sculptures, drawings, paintings, tapestries, and circus figures. The delightful text relates the story of Calder's life and career. (Sculpture) (Elementary (K-5); Middle School (6-8))

TRC audience: 
Elementary (K-5)
TRC subject: 
Sculpture
TRC format: 
Book