This red faced Beastie looks quite ferocious standing straight and bearing his teeth, but it’s hard not to smile at something with so many legs and such a brightly coloured body. Alexander made sculptures and often used wire to ‘sketch’ in the air.


  • Title: Beastie
  • Creator: Alexander Calder
  • Date Created: 1975
  • Physical Dimensions: h 50.8, w 66.04 cm
  • Type: Print
  • Rights: Courtesy of the artist
  • Medium: Lithograph
  • Collection: Paintings in Hospitals Collection

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