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Claes Oldenburg
SOFT FANS
Estimate
30,00040,000
LOT SOLD. 56,250 USD
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PROPERTY FROM THE WILLIAM LOUIS-DREYFUS FOUNDATION & FAMILY COLLECTIONS

Claes Oldenburg
SOFT FANS
Estimate
30,00040,000
LOT SOLD. 56,250 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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Claes Oldenburg
B. 1929
SOFT FANS
signed with the artist's initials and dated '65
charcoal, graphite and watercolor on paper
17 7/8 by 11 3/4 in. 45.3 by 29.8 cm.
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Provenance

Sidney Janis Gallery, New York
Collection of Klaus Kertess, New York
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Helman, St. Louis
Blum Helman Gallery, New York
Private Collection
Christie's, New York, 8 May 1990, Lot 133
Collection of William Louis-Dreyfus, Mt. Kisco, New York (acquired from the above sale)
Gift of the above to the William Louis-Dreyfus Foundation in 2015

Exhibited

City Art Museum of St. Louis, 7 for 67: Works by Contemporary American Sculptors, October - November 1967
Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Claes Oldenburg: Tekeningen, aquarellen en grafiek, April - June 1977, cat. no. 58, p. 43, illustrated
Paris, Musée National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Claes Oldenburg dessins, aquarelles et estampes, August - October 1977, cat. no. 58, p. 43, illustrated
New York, Craig F. Starr Gallery, Claes Oldenburg Drawings: 1965-1971, December 2008 - January 2009, illustrated in color

Literature

Gene Baro, Claes Oldenburg Drawings and Prints, New York 1969, cat. no. 242, p. 258

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