Claes OLDENBURG, Fagend boot  [21/25] Enlarge 1 /1


Sweden born 1929

  • United States of America from 1930

Fagend boot [21/25] 1976 Creation Notes: begun 1975; editioned June 1976; signed July 1976; printing supervised by Kathan Brown; printed by John Slivon, assisted by Patrick Foy at Crown Point Press, Oakland, California
Materials & Technique: prints, intaglio soft-ground etching and acquatint in 6 colours Support: white, heavy-weight Rives BFK paper
Impression: 21/25
Edition: edition of 25 plus 10 artist's proofs, 1 bon à tirer, 2 unsigned exhibition proofs, 3 trial proofs, 1 unsigned trial proof
Publisher: MULTIPLES, INC.
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 1976

Primary Insc: signed lower right, pencil "Oldenburg."; dated lower right, pencil "1976"
Secondary Insc: numbered lower left, pencil "21/25"
Tertiary Insc: workshop chopmark lower right "CROWN POINT PRESS / JOHN SLIVON"; copyright chopmark bottom centre "©"; copyright and artist's stamp verso bottom centre, ink "© 1976 Claes Oldenburg"
Dimensions: comp 26.0 h x 32.0 w cm sheet 76.0 h x 56.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Axsom and Platzker, Printed stuff, 1997, cat. 155
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 80.755
Image rights: © Claes Oldenburg and Coosje Van Bruggen