Soft Calendar for January
Artwork: Soft Calendar for January
Size: 45.7 x 32.7 x 24.1 cm
Medium: Acrylic on canvas filled with kapok and rope mounted on painted panel
Creation year: 1963
Marks: Signed and dated 'Claes Oldenburg 1963' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Eleanor Ward, New YorkJan Eric von Lowenadler, Switzerland; Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles; Acquired by the present owner circa 1980s
Exhibition history: New York, Museum of Modern Art, Claes Oldenburg, September-November 1969, no. 44.London, Pace Gallery, A Strong Sweet Smell of Incense (a portrait of Robert Fraser), February-April 2015, p. 120 (illustrated)

Christie's New York

Date: 2015-11-11
Lot Number: 156
Low Estimate: $200000
High Estimate: $300000
Hammer Price: Not Sold