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    Sale 5536

    Art d'Après-Guerre et Contemporain

    9 - 10 December 2008, Paris

  • Lot 40

    CHRISTO (NE EN 1935)

    The Pont-Neuf wrapped (project for Paris)

    Price Realised  

    CHRISTO (NE EN 1935)
    The Pont-Neuf wrapped (project for Paris)
    signé et daté 'Christo 1980' (en bas à gauche du panneau gauche)
    collage, crayon gras, pastel, tissu et fils de coton sur panneau dans plexiglass (diptyque)
    (i) 72 x 28.5 x 4.3 cm. (28 3/8 x 11¼ x 1¾ in.)
    (ii) 72 x 57 x 4.3 cm. (28 3/8 x 22½ x 1¾ in.)
    Réalisé en 1980.


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    Provenance

    Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris
    Collection privée, Genève
    Galerie Mitterand + Cramer, Genève
    Acquis auprès de celle-ci par le propriétaire actuel


    Pre-Lot Text

    COLLECTION PARTICULIERE SUISSE


    Post Lot Text

    'THE PONT-NEUF WRAPPED (PROJECT FOR PARIS)'; SIGNED AND DATED LOWER LEFT ON THE LEFT PANEL; COLLAGE, OILSTICK, PASTEL, FABRIC, COTTON THREAD ON PANEL IN PLEXIGLAS BOX.