Christo and Jeanne-Claude - Edition Schellmann: Fifty Are Better Than One London Thursday, June 6, 2019 | Phillips

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  • Literature

    Jörg Schellmann 139
    Jörg Schellmann, ed., Forty Are Better Than One, Munich/New York, 2009, pp. 74-75

  • Catalogue Essay

    The buyer of this lot will receive a signed copy of Christo and Jeanne-Claude's prints Catalogue Raisonné, edited by Jörg Schellmann


Wrapped Payphone

New York City payphone (steel), wrapped in sackcloth and transparent polyethylene with rope and twine.
54 x 21 x 23 cm (21 1/4 x 8 1/4 x 9 in.)
Signed, dated and numbered 'H.C. 1/2' in brown felt-tip pen on a fabric label affixed to the reverse (an hors commerce copy, the edition was 30 and 8 artist's proofs, all unique variants), published by Edition Schellmann, Munich and New York.

£20,000 - 30,000 

Sold for £52,500

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Edition Schellmann: Fifty Are Better Than One

London Auction 6 June 2019