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Claes Oldenburg
B.1929
SOFT DOORS FOR AIRFLOW MODEL #5
stenciled canvas and kapok in three parts
each: 40 1/8 x 28 3/8 x 2 3/4 in. 102 x 72 x 7 cm.
Executed in 1965.
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Provenance

Sidney Janis Gallery, New York
Onnasch Gallery, New York (acquired from the above in 1973)
Galerie Alfred Schmela, Düsseldorf
Acquired by the present owner from the above in May 1975

 

Exhibited

New York, Sidney Janis Gallery, New Work by Oldenburg, March - April, 1966, cat. no. 29, p. 13, illustrated
Krefeld, Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Sammlung Helga und Walther Lauffs - Amerikanische und europäische Kunst der sechziger und siebziger Jahre, November 1983 - April 1984, cat. no. 253, p. 81, illustrated
Krefeld, Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Schwerpunkt Skulptur, June - October 1992
Krefeld, Museum Haus Lange, Werke der Pop Art aus der Sammlung Lauffs, March - August 2002, frontispiece, illustrated in color (installation shot)

Literature

Kaiser Wilhelm Museum Krefeld, Schwerpunkt Skulptur: Hundertvierzig Werke von achtzig Künstlern, 1950-1990, Bonn, 1992, cat. no. 97, p. 46, illustrated (titled Airflow Model #5)

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