• First Open Post-War and Contem auction at Christies

    Sale 2294

    First Open Post-War and Contemporary Art

    11 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 98

    Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)

    Profile of Street Chick, Cut from Magazine Cover

    Price Realised  

    Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)
    Profile of Street Chick, Cut from Magazine Cover
    signed with initials and dated 'CO 1960' (lower right)
    watercolor on printed paper collage and paper clips on paper
    11¾ x 8¾ in. (29.8 x 22.2 cm.)
    Executed in 1960.


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    Provenance

    Bill Bass collection, Chicago
    By descent to the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Estate of Bill Bass, Chicago


    Literature

    P. Bianchini, Claes Oldenburg, Drawings and Prints, London, 1969, pp. 52-53 (illustrated).