12 May 2005
Claes Oldenburg (b. 1929)
Soft Inverted Q
stamped with initials, numbered and dated 'CO. 76 5/12' (on a plaque affixed to the underside)
18 x 20 x 13 in. (45.7 x 50.8 x 33 cm.)
Executed in 1976. This work is number five from an edition of twelve plus two artist's proofs.
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N. Foote, "Oldenburg's Monuments to the Sixties," Art Forum, January 1977, p. 55 (other examples illustrated).
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