Calder


Calder
/kawl"deuhr/, n.
Alexander, 1898-1976, U.S. sculptor; originator of mobiles.

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  • Calder —   [ kɔːldə],    1) Alexander, amerikanischer Bildhauer und Grafiker, * Lawton (Pennsylvania) 22. 7. 1898, ✝ New York 11. 11. 1976; experimentierte in Paris (1926 34) mit mechanisch bewegten Drahtfiguren und motorgetriebenen Objekten. Zu Beginn… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Calder — (izg. kòlder), Alexander (1898 1976) DEFINICIJA američki kipar, osnivač mobila, tj. tipa skulpture čiji se pojedini dijelovi pokreću pod utjecajem zračne struje, motora i sl., autor mnogobrojnih prostornih konstrukcija izrađenih iz drva i žice …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Calder — [kôl′dər] 1. Alexander 1898 1976; U.S. abstract sculptor, esp. of mobiles and stabiles 2. Alexander Stirling [stʉr′liŋ] 1870 1945; U.S. sculptor: father of Alexander …   English World dictionary

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  • Calder — This interesting surname may be of either early medieval English or Scottish origin, and is a locational name from Calder in Cumberland, or from any of the various places in Scotland called Calder or Cawdor. The Cumbrian place, recorded as Calder …   Surnames reference


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