Friday, September 30, 2016

Christo | Wrapped 'Look' Magazine

Wrapped 'Look' Magazine 
Cologne, Germany: Edition MAT/Galerie der Spiegel, 1964
42 x 31cm.
Edition of 100 signed and numbered copies

A copy of Look magazine wrapped in plastic and rope, housed in a black wooden frame. Christo began wrapping magazines as early as 1961 and in 1963 completed a large wrapped work containing several copies of Look.

The handmade works were produced for Daniel Spoerri's Edition MAT, and sold for under $200. Recent auction prices for Wrapped 'Look' Magazine hover around $20,000.

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