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Sweden born 1929

  • United States of America from 1930

Arched soft screw as building 1976 Description: from the series of 8 editioned prints plus one trial proof Soft screws

Collection Title: Soft screws
Creation Notes: begun December 1975; bon à tirer signed 28 January 1976; edition signed 5 April 1976; cancellation proofed 10 April 1976; printing supervised by Charly Ritt; printed by Charly Ritt, assisted by Anthony Zepeda
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph in 1 colour Support: white, heavy-weight Arches Roll paper, cut edges
Impression: artist's proof X/XI
Edition: edition of 35 plus 11 artist's proofs, 1 bon à tirer, 1 cancellation proof, 3 Gemini G.E.L. proofs, 1 printer's proof II
Publisher: GEMINI G.E.L.
Place Published: Los Angeles
Date Published: 1976

Edition Notes: Gemini G.E.L. number CO75-755
Primary Insc: signed lower right, pencil "Oldenburg"
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left, pencil "A.P.X"
Tertiary Insc: workshop and copyright chopmark lower right "© 1976 CLAES OLDENBURG [Gemini G.E.L. symbol]"; workshop stamp verso lower left , grey ink "GEMINI G.E.L. / LOS ANGELES, CALIF."; number verso lower left , pencil "CO75- 755"
Dimensions: 171.4 h x 114.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Axsom and Platzker, Printed stuff, 1997, cat. 146; Gemini G.E.L. cat. 703
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.942.8
Image rights: © Claes Oldenburg and Coosje Van Bruggen