Claes OLDENBURG, Alphabet in the form of a Good Humor bar  [27/250] Enlarge 1 /1


Sweden born 1929

  • United States of America from 1930

Alphabet in the form of a Good Humor bar [27/250] 1970 Creation Notes: printed by Imprimeries Réunies, Lausanne, Switzerland
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic offset lithograph in 4 colours Support: white, heavy-weight Zerkall Velin 225-gram paper, cut edges
Impression: 27/250
Edition: edition of 250 plus 20 artist's proofs
Publisher: Bianchini, Paul
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1970

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right, pencil "CO / 70"
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left, pencil "27/250"
Tertiary Insc: copyright and artist's chopmark lower right "© CLAES OLDENBURG 1970"
Dimensions: 73.8 h x 50.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Axsom and Platzker, Printed stuff, 1997, cat. 69
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 81.1304
Image rights: © Claes Oldenburg and Coosje Van Bruggen