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Sweden born 1929

  • United States of America from 1930

Tea bag [Tea bag: two sheets of transparent synthetic polymer, the top sheet moulded around the shapes of rope and folded felt materi] 1966 Description: from the portfolio 4 on Plexiglass

Collection Title: from the portfolio 4 on plexiglass
Creation Notes: begun 1965; Fabricated by the Knickerbocker Machine and Foundry, Inc., New York
Materials & Technique: prints, multiples, laminated vacuum-formed synthetic polymer, screenprint on Plexiglass, felt, rayon cord Edition: edition of 125 plus 16 artist's proofs lettered A-P
Publisher: MULTIPLES, Inc.
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1966

Edition Notes: from the portfolio "4 on Plexiglass", which also included works by Philip Guston, Barnett Newman and Larry Rivers, with an essay by Harold Rosenberg
Primary Insc: signed and numbered verso of label
Dimensions: comp 97.6 h x 68.8 w x 8.9 d cm
Cat Raisonné: Axsom and Platzker, Printed stuff, 1997, cat. 36
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 81.1303
Image rights: © Claes Oldenburg and Coosje Van Bruggen