Description

    CLAES OLDENBURG (American, b. 1929)
    Cream Cheese Being Spread, Los Angeles, 1963/1972
    Color offset lithograph and transparent acetate sheet
    6 x 4 inches (15.2 x 10.2 cm)
    Ed. 26/100
    Initialled lower right and numbered in pencil
    Published by Petersburg Press, London

    LITERATURE:
    Claes Oldenburg, Notes in Hand, New York, 1970 (original drawing illustrated no. 4). Text: "This grew out of watching the waves on the beach near my studio in Venice, California. I made several sandwich sculptures afterwards, buttering with plaster."
    Axsom, 78.4


    Estimate: $800 - $1,200.

    Condition Report*:

    Sheet: 9.75 x 7.7, framed Dimensions 17.5 X 15.5 Inches Framed Dimensions 17.5 X 15.5 Inches

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2012
    23rd Tuesday
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