Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on LinkedInShare on TumblrEmail this to someone
back to Auction Results

Punching Bag

Claes Oldenburg-Punching Bag-1968

This blurred image is only for you to be able to identify the artwork. If you want to discover artworks from Claes Oldenburg, go to this page.

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Punching Bag
Size:
bag 91.4 x 46.4; disc diameter 73.7; overall 128.3 x 50.8 x 48.3 cm
Medium :
Canvas stuffed with kapok, mounted on wood
Creation Year:
1968
Marks
Signed with the artist's initials, titled and dated ' punching bag CO 68' on the wood disc
Category :
Installation
Provenance :
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York; Irving Blum Gallery, Los Angeles; Private Collection (acquired from the previous in 1968); Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Los Angeles, Irving Blum Gallery, Claes Oldenburg, June 2 - August 2, 1968; Pasadena Art Museum, Claes Oldenburg: Object into Monument, December 7, 1971 - February 6, 1972, no. 33; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Claes Oldenburg: In the Studio, August 2, 1992 - February 14, 1993, no. 51

Phillips New York

Date:
2019-05-15
Lot Number :
127
Low Estimate :
$200,000[-20%]*
High Estimate :
$300,000[-47%]*
Hammer Price :
$160,000
Sold For :
$200,000*
Notes :
This work is accompanied by the drawing Notebook Page: Views of the Punching Bag, circa 1971, 5 x 3 in., acquired directly from the artist by the present owner.