Announcement : Erasmus Hose
  • ephemera
  • offset-printed
  • color
  • 10.2 x 21 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Announcement : Erasmus Hose

Claes Oldenburg

Announcement : Erasmus Hose

description

Published on the occasion of the inauguration of the large-scale project "Gartenschlauch (Garden Hose)," Stülinger Park, Freiburg-im-Breisgau, Germany, May 2, 1983. The name 'Erasmus' on the announcement refers to the Dutch humanist scholar Desiderius Erasmus, who was the first editor of the New Testament and live for six years in Freiburg-im-Breisgau in the late fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries.

references

Number 182 in "Printed Stuff : Prints, Posters and Ephemera by Claes Oldenburg : A Catalogue Raisonné‚ 1958-1996" by Claes Oldenburg, Richard H. Axsom, David Platzker. New York / Madison, NY / WI : Hudson Hills Press / Madison Art Center, 1997, pp. 337.