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    Sale 1998

    Post -War And Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 160

    Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)

    Fagend Study

    Price Realised  


    Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)
    Fagend Study
    signed with initials, titled, numbered and dated 'C.O. 11/24 Fagend Study 1968' (on the end)
    painted cast aluminum
    10 x 19 x 7 in. (25.4 x 48.3 x 17.8 cm.)
    Executed in 1968. This work is number eleven from an edition of twenty-four.

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    Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

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