CLAES OLDENBURG (B. 1929)
The Collection of Margo Leavin
CLAES OLDENBURG (B. 1929)

3-Way plug, Scale C, Soft

Details
CLAES OLDENBURG (B. 1929)
3-Way plug, Scale C, Soft
zipper, string, lead, acrylic and graphite on sewn canvas construction, with artist's base and Plexiglas vitrine
40 1⁄4 x 25 x 24 3⁄4 in. (102.2 x 63.5 x 62.9 cm.)
Executed in 1970.
Provenance
Roxanne Everett, New York
Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles
Michael Crichton, Los Angeles, 1981
His sale; Christie's, New York, 12 May 2010, lot 25
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Exhibited
New York, Sidney Janis Gallery, New Work by Claes Oldenburg, November 1970, no. 7 (illustrated on the cover).
Pasadena Art Museum; Berkeley, University of California, University Art Museum; Kansas City, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art; Fort Worth Art Center Museum; Des Moines Art Center; Philadelphia Museum of Art and Art Institute of Chicago, Claes Oldenburg: Object into Monument, December 1971-February 1973, p. 2, no. 53.
Minneapolis, Walker Art Center; Denver Art Museum; Seattle Art Museum; Boston, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Institute of Contemporary Art, Hayden Gallery and Art Gallery of Ontario, Oldenburg: Six Themes, April 1975-May 1976, p. 3, no. 102.

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