Claes OLDENBURGGEMINI G.E.L., Soft drum set Enlarge 1 /1


Sweden born 1929


  • United States of America from 1930


publisher (organisation)

Soft drum set [Soft Drum Set [R.T.P.]] 1972 Title Notes: 012-001
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Creation Notes: R.T.P. signed 14 August 1972; printing supervised by Kenneth Tyler; printed by Ron Olds
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic 1 colour lithograph printed from stone Support: lemon Amgoumois à la Main paper
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 68 plus 6 artist's proofs, 1 cancellation proof, 3 Gemini G.E.L. proofs, 1 printer's proof II, 1 right to print proof, 2 trial proofs
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1972

Primary Insc: signed and dated bottom centre, pencil "CO. 72"
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left, pencil "RTP"
Tertiary Insc: workshop and copyright chopmark bottom centre "© [Gemini G.E.L. symbol]"; artist's and copyright chopmark bottom centre "© Claes Oldenburg 1972"; workshop stamp verso bottom centre, grey ink "GEMINI G.E.L. / LOS ANGELES, CALIF."; number verso bottom centre, pencil "CO72-457"
Dimensions: 73.8 h x 102.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Axsom and Platzker, Printed stuff, 1997, cat. 97; Gemini G.E.L. cat. 417
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.1140
Image rights: © Claes Oldenburg and Coosje Van Bruggen