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Ellen Hulda Johnson and Claes Oldenburg at Hammarskjold Plaza, 1974, from the Ellen Hulda Johnson papers, 1872-1994, bulk 1921-1992

Ellen Hulda Johnson and Claes Oldenburg at Hammarskjold Plaza, 1974

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Title: Ellen Hulda Johnson and Claes Oldenburg at Hammarskjold Plaza

Date: 1974

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.

Description: Identification on verso (handwritten): C.O. & E.J., 1974; Claes installing mouse at Hammarskjold Plaza; photo, Roxanne Everett.

"Mouse" refers to a giant Mickey Mouse sculpture by Oldenburg at Hammarskjold Plaza Sculpture Garden at Second Avenue and 47th Street. It was on view until June 30, 1974.

Creator of photo is unclear: handwritten note on verso attributes to Everett, but photo also has stamp on verso of photographer Gianfranco Gorgoni.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Ellen Hulda Johnson papers, 1872-1994, bulk 1921-1992

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Ellen Hulda Johnson and Claes Oldenburg at Hammarskjold Plaza, 1974 / unidentified photographer. Ellen Hulda Johnson papers, 1872-1994, bulk 1921-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 8820