Claes OLDENBURGGEMINI G.E.L., Soft drum set -- on chalk board Enlarge 1 /1


Sweden born 1929


  • United States of America from 1930


publisher (organisation)

Soft drum set -- on chalk board 1972 Title Notes: 013-001
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Creation Notes: R.T.P. signed 30 November 1972, cancellation proofed 5 December 1972; printing supervised by Kenneth Tyler; printed by Jeff Wasserman; assisted by Gary Reams
Materials & Technique: prints, stencil silkscreen in 2 colours Support: white, heavy-weight Arjomari paper
Impression: right to print
Edition: edition of 34 plus 9 artist's proofs, 1 cancellation proof, 4 colour trial proofs, 3 Gemini G.E.L. proofs, 1 printer's proof II, 1 right to print proof, 1 trial proof
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1972

Edition Notes: 1 colour lithograph printed in black. Supervised by Kenneth Tyler, edition printing by Ronald Olds
Primary Insc: signed lower right, pencil "oldenburg"; not dated
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left, pencil "R.T.P."
Tertiary Insc: workshop and copyright chopmark lower right "© [Gemini G.E.L. symbol]"; artist's and copyright chopmark lower right "© Claes Oldenburg 1972"; workshop stamp verso bottom centre , grey ink "GEMINI G.E.L. / LOS ANGELES, CALIF."; number verso lower right , pencil "CO72-5044"
Dimensions: 87.8 h x 101.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Axsom and Platzker, Printed stuff, 1997, cat. 98; Gemini G.E.L. cat. 418
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.1141
Image rights: © Claes Oldenburg and Coosje Van Bruggen