• Post-War and Contemporary Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5537

    Post-War and Contemporary Art

    25 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 100

    CLAES OLDENBURG (B. 1929)

    Miniature Soft Drum Set

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    CLAES OLDENBURG (B. 1929)
    Miniature Soft Drum Set
    with artist's monogrammed and numbered 'CO 65/200' (on the base drum)
    canvas, washline, wood, cardboard, spray enamel and graphite
    10 x 19 x 14in. (254 x 48.3 x 35.6cm.)
    Executed in 1969, this work is number sixty-four from an edition of two hundred


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    Literature

    R. H. Axsom and D. Platzker, Printed Stuff, Prints, Posters and Ephemera by Claes Oldenburg, A Catalogue Raisonné 1958-1996, New York 1997 (illustrated, p. 145).