Claes Oldenburg : The Soft Screw
  • ephemera
  • wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • accordion
  • black-and-white
  • 20.5 x 17.9 cm.
  • [18] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Claes Oldenburg : The Soft Screw

Claes Oldenburg, Melinda Wortz

Claes Oldenburg : The Soft Screw


Accordion fold prospectus with variable fold sizes published in conjunction with a suite of eight large lithographs illustrating various permutations of a screw and an elastomeric urethane sculptural multiple of a screw published by Gemini G.E.L. in Los Angeles in 1976. Essay by Melinda Wortz with added comments by the artist in which he disagrees with Wortz's characterization of the work as sexual.

Los Angeles, CA: Gemini G.E.L.,
Condition:  Good. Dust soiling of covers and soiling along folds with handling wear including dinging and bumping of bottom left corner. Contents otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 6445]