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    Sale 2163

    Prints & Multiples

    28 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 179

    CLAES OLDENBURG (B. 1929)

    Lipstick (Ascending) on Caterpiller Tracks (Axsom & Platzker 102)

    Price Realised  

    CLAES OLDENBURG (B. 1929)
    Lipstick (Ascending) on Caterpiller Tracks (Axsom & Platzker 102)
    lithograph in colors, 1972, on Rives BFK, signed in pencil, numbered 82/100 (there were also 10 artist's proofs), published by Paul Bianchini, New York, with full margins, the palest time staining, unobtrusive handling creases in the margins, soft scuffing at the upper left sheet corner, hinged in places at the reverse of the sheet edges (with associated rippling), otherwise in good condition, framed
    L. 19 x 14 in. (482 x 355 mm.)
    S. 30 x 23¼ in. (762 x 590 mm.)


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