Sweden born 1929

  • United States of America from 1930

Landscape with noses [17/35] 1976 Creation Notes: begun 1975; edition signed 16 April 1976; printing supervised by Kathan Brown; printed by John Slivon, assisted by Patrick Foy at Crown Point Press, Oakland, California
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching in 1 colour Support: white medium-weight Hayle laid paper, deckled edges
Impression: 17/35
Edition: edition of 35 plus 15 artist's proofs, 1 bon à tirer, 2 unsigned exhibition proofs, 4 trial proofs
Publisher: MULTIPLES, Inc.
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1976

Primary Insc: signed lower right, pencil "Oldenburg."
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left, pencil "17/35"
Tertiary Insc: workshop chopmark lower right "CROWN POINT PRESS / JOHN SLIVON" copyright chopmark lower centre "©" copyright stamp verso lower centre, grey ink "copyright © 1976 Claes Oldenburg" watermark lower left printed horizontally "[image of Jesus Christ] / s399" watermark lower right printed vertically "FJH" watermark upper left printed horizontally "[four leaf clover extending from an open hand]"
Dimensions: comp 15.3 h x 17.0 w cm sheet 51.5 h x 39.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Axsom and Platzker, Printed stuff, 1997, cat. 126
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 80.750
Image rights: © Claes Oldenburg and Coosje Van Bruggen