Claes OLDENBURGGEMINI G.E.L., Notes - image #2 Enlarge 1 /1


Sweden born 1929


  • United States of America from 1930


publisher (organisation)

Notes - image #2 1968 Description: New Pasadena museum

Collection Title: an incomplete 'Notes' portfolio without text pages 1968
Title Notes: 002-006
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, portfolios, planographic colour lithograph printed from seven aluminium plates Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Rives BFK paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: verso upper right corner "K" [fragment]
Impression: unsigned proof
Edition: edition of 100: plus 15AP; 5TP; RTP; PPII; 3GEL; C
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1968

Edition Notes: Image #2 with notations and markings in pencil by KET. Collaboration and supervision by Kenneth Tyler, processing and proofing by Tyler with edition printing by James Webb assisted by Daniel Gualdoni. Colours printed: red, green, dark brown, transparent grey, dark grey vermilion red, opaque black. This is one sheet from a portfolio of 12 colour prints and 13 pages of text plus title and colophon pages in a handmade folio with text in letterpress. This folio has no text pages and a mixture of the 12 colour prints.
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower left corner, pencil "LT. GREY - OK-"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 55.8 h x 38.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Gemini G.E.L. (1984), 115
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1783.2
Image rights: © Claes Oldenburg and Coosje Van Bruggen