—Alexander Calder (1898-1976) —Alexander "Sandy" Calder descended from a family of famous Philadelphia sculptors. His father's Swann Memorial Fountain on Logan Square and grandfather's City Hall sculptures represent art work from three generations. Trained as a mechanical engineer and artist, Calder invented "mobiles" and "stabiles," such as this stationary work, as well as paintings, toys, tapestries, and jewelry.
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|Date Added||Wednesday, August 16th, 2017 at 7:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 485707 N 4422863|
|Decimal Degrees||39.95578333, -75.16733333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 57.347', W 75° 10.04'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 57' 20.82" N, 75° 10' 2.3999999999999" W|
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|Area Code(s)||215, 267, 484, 610|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1600-1698 Cherry St, Philadelphia PA 19102, US|
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