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Sweden born 1929

  • United States of America from 1930

Screwarch bridge (state II) [6/35] 1980 Creation Notes: begun November 1979, bon à tirer signed 20 August 1980; artist's proofs signed 9 October 1980; edition signed 11 November 1980; exhibition proofs signed 26 June 1988; printed by Patricia Branstead and Sally Sturman at Aeropress, New York
Materials & Technique: prints, Intaglio hard-ground etching, spitbite sugar-lift aquatint and sanding in 5 colours Support: cream, heavy-weight Arches Roll paper
Impression: 6/35
Edition: edition of 35 plus 12 artist's proofs, 1 bon à tirer, 1 Museum Boymans-van Beuningen Proof, 2 exhibition proofs, 1 printer's proof, 2 working proof
Publisher: Multiples Inc., New York
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1980

Primary Insc: signed lower right, pencil "Oldenburg"; not dated
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left, pencil "6/35"
Tertiary Insc: workshop chopmark lower left "AEROPRESS" publisher's chopmark lower right "MULTIPLES"
Dimensions: comp 60.0 h x 128.6 w cm sheet 80.0 h x 147.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Axsom and Platzker, Printed stuff, 1997, cat. 173
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 81.1302
Image rights: © Claes Oldenburg and Coosje Van Bruggen