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Sweden born 1929

  • United States of America from 1930

Alternative proposal for the Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, Ohio [60/60] [An alternate proposal for an addition to the Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, Ohio. Ed. 60/60.] 1979 Creation Notes: printed by Patricia Branstead, assisted by Gretchen Gelb and Sally Sturman at Aeropress, New York
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio soft- and hard-ground etching and spitbite aquatint in 9 colours Support: cream, heavy-weight Rives BFK paper, deckled edges
Impression: 60/60
Edition: edition of 60 plus 12 artist's proofs, 1 bon à tirer, 1 trial proof with watercolour and coloured pencil
Publisher: MULTIPLES, INC.
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1979

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "Oldenburg. 79"
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left, pencil "60/60"
Tertiary Insc: workshop chopmark lower right "AEROPRESS"
Dimensions: comp 58.2 h x 72.6 w cm sheet 86.0 h x 102.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Axsom and Platzker, Printed stuff, 1997, cat. 169
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 81.1244
Image rights: © Claes Oldenburg and Coosje Van Bruggen