Claes OLDENBURG, Sailboat and hat  [19/35] Enlarge 1 /1


Sweden born 1929

  • United States of America from 1930

Sailboat and hat [19/35] 1976 Creation Notes: begun 1975; editioned signed 13 April 1976; printing supervised by Kathan Brown; printed by John Silvon, assisted by Patrick Foy at Crown Point Press, Oakland, California
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio etching, aquatint Support: beige medium-weight Rives paper colléd to white, heavy-weight Rives BFK paper, torn edges
Impression: 19/35
Edition: edition of 35 plus 15 artist's proofs, 1 bon à tirer, 2 unsigned exhibition proofs, 4 trial proofs (1 on Dutch etching paper and 2 with colour, without chine collé, on Umbria paper)
Publisher: MULTIPLES, INC.
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1976

Primary Insc: signed lower right, pencil "Oldenburg."
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left, pencil "19/35"
Tertiary Insc: workshop chopmark lower right "CROWN POINT PRESS / JOHN SLIVON"; copyright chopmark lower centre "©"; copyright and artist's stamp verso lower centre "Copyright © 1976 Claes Oldenburg"
Dimensions: comp 15.0 h x 11.0 w cm sheet 61.0 h x 44.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Axsom and Platzker, Printed stuff, 1997, cat. 148
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 80.752
Image rights: © Claes Oldenburg and Coosje Van Bruggen