Germann Auctionhouse Zurich
Lot 66 / Important Paintings, Sculptures, Watercolors, Drawings and PrintsMonday, 22 November 2021, 06:00 pm

Ai Weiwei, Fragment of the Cover of the Mueller Report

Lot 66

Ai Weiwei, 1957 (CN)

Fragment of the Cover of the Mueller Report, 2019

Lego bricks on Lego baseplate.
H 385 mm W 385 mm.

Verso on label typographically inscribed, dated and numbered in handwriting: Cahiers d'Art, 2019, 58/108. In typographically inscribed and in handwriting numbered original cardboard box: Ai Weiwei, Fragment of the Cover of the Mueller Report, Cahiers d'Art, No 58/108, unique.

CHF25'000 / 30'000
EUR23'000 / 28'000
USD27'000 / 32'000

Hammer Price: CHF 20'000

Provenance:
Cahiers d'Art, Paris;
Swiss Private Property.

Exhibitions:
London, Lisson Gallery, 2019;
Paris, Cahiers d'Art, 06.10.2019 - 31.01.2020.

Annotation:

The present work is one fragment of the 108 fragments from the 462 x 346 cm tall artwork, consisting of thousands of Lego bricks «The Cover of the Mueller Report». It relates to the Mueller-Report, which documents the final output of an official investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election.

Information about the artist