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    Sale 7612

    Old Master, 19th Century, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    1 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 426

    Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)

    Tea Bag, from Four on Plexi (Axsom & Platzker 36)

    Price Realised  

    Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)
    Tea Bag, from Four on Plexi (Axsom & Platzker 36)
    laminated vacuum-formed vinyl, screenprinted vinyl, felt and plexiglas with rayon cord, 1966, signed in pencil on the reverse of the tea bag label, presumably a proof aside from the numbered edition of 125 (there were also 16 artist's proofs), published by Multiples Inc., New York, the full sheet, a few scratches and minor associated ink losses to the screenprinted vinyl, other minor scuffs, otherwise in good condition, framed
    L., S. 991 x 711 x 89 mm.


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