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Claes OLDENBURG

Sweden born 1929

artist

  • United States of America from 1930

GEMINI G.E.L.

publisher (organisation)

Notes - image #7 1968 Description: Kneeling building

Collection Title: an incomplete 'Notes' portfolio without text pages 1968
Title Notes: 002-018
Place made: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, portfolios, planographic colour lithograph and embossing printed from five aluminium plates and one stone Support: white, wove, machine mouldmade, Rives BFK paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's marks
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 #7 with press punch holes on top (pencil notations verso). Collaboration and supervision by Kenneth Tyler, processing and proofing by Tyler with edition printing by Charles Ritt assisted by Richard Wilke. Colours printed: opaque white, blue-black(stone), transparent grey, green-black, blue-black, graphite grey. 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 "3" inscribed upper centre, pencil "CENTER CHOP [Gemini logo]" inscribed lower left corner, pencil "C.O. 68-179" verso: inscribed upper left corner, pencil "#7"
Dimensions: comp and sheet 55.8 h x 38.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Gemini G.E.L. (1984), 106
Acknowledgement: Gift of Kenneth Tyler, 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.1.1783.9
Image rights: © Claes Oldenburg and Coosje Van Bruggen