Claes OLDENBURG, Ice bag Enlarge 1 /1


Sweden born 1929

  • United States of America from 1930

Ice bag 1970 Title Notes: 006-002
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Creation Notes: R.T.P. signed 2 January 1970; cancellation proofed 2 January 1970; printed by Kenneth Tyler
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic 1 colour lithograph with handworked addition in blue pencil Support: cream Arches paper with deckled edges
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 27 plus 4 artist's proofs; right to print; 3 Gemini G.E.L. impressions; cancellation proof
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1970

Edition Notes: 1 colour lithograph printed from stone in red. Edition printing by Kenneth Tyler.
Primary Insc: signed lower centre, blue crayon "CO."
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left, blue crayon "R.T.P."; handwritten inscription by artist centre, blue crayon "x x / Icebag / Thanks!"
Tertiary Insc: number verso lower right, pencil "CO70-309"; paper watermark lower left, written vertically "Arche [remainder off page]"
Dimensions: sheet 41.0 h x 57.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Axsom and Platzker, Printed stuff, 1997, cat. 66; Gemini G.E.L. cat. 180
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.1133
Image rights: © Claes Oldenburg and Coosje Van Bruggen