• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5918

    Christie's Interiors

    1 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 277

    Mati Klarwein (GERMAN, 1932-2002)


    Price Realised  


    Mati Klarwein (GERMAN, 1932-2002)
    oil on board
    20 x 40 in. (50.8 x 101.6 cm.)

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    This is the design for the cover of Osibisa's third album 'Heads' (1972). Mati Klarwein is famed for producing many album covers, which include Santana's Abraxas and Miles Davis' Bitches Brew.

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