Magic Loom; Study For Magic Loom
Artwork: Magic Loom; Study For Magic Loom
Size: (i): 107.3 x 213.4 x 122.6; (ii): 190.5 x 243.8 cm
Medium: (i): Wood and steel frame, springs, pulleys, electrical lines, blades, glass rooted magic lantern with chimney, arc light, shutter held in place by two gasoline powered rockets on tracks, steel templates, mirrors, glass prism; (ii): Graphite, charcoal and pigment on paper
Creation year: 1979
Marks: Signed and dated 'Dennis Oppenheim 1979' (lower right of the drawing)
Category: Installations
Artwork details : Set of 2
Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in 1989
Exhibition history: Olsen Gallery,New York, 1980; Marianne Deson Gallery, Chicago, 1982

Bonhams Los Angeles

Date: 2018-10-24
Lot Number: 81