New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1969. 1st Edition. Oblong folio, publisher's white vinyl wraps over foam-rubber padding, blue stenciling to upper wrap.
"Soft sculpture" MoMA exhibition catalog (September 25 - November 23, 1969), for an early retrospective of the work of Swedish-born American Pop Art sculptor Oldenburg. Illustrated throughout with hundreds of color and black-and-white photos, drawings and reproductions. Text by influential art historian and critic Rose, a friend of Oldenburg's and a participant in his 1960s theatrical happenings. With a selection from Oldenburg's writings, a detailed chronology and bibliography, and the separately printed exhibition checklist laid in. Designed by Chermayeff & Geismar Associates. Occasional internal soiling, vinyl wraps lightly soiled with a few nicks to edges, causing some loss of dessicated foam-rubber padding. Good. Item #18