Claes Oldenburg (Swedish/American, b. 1929)
Baked Potato with Butter from Seven Objects in a Box, 1966; Acrylic paint over cast resin on Shenango china dish; Initialed and noted A.P.; 4" x 8" (potato); Publisher: Tanglewood Press Inc., New York; Literature: Weitman, Wendy. Pop Impressions Europe/USA; Prints and Multiples from the Museum of Modern Art, New York: MoMA, 2002. illustrated. p. 68 (another example); Provenance: Gallery Gertrude Stein, New York; Allan Stone Collection, New York
Sale Price: $11,250
Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
The work of art is in very good condition. Initialed and noted A. P. on inside of potato. No apparent losses. Light surface dust.