11 December 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 43,250
Estimate GBP 20,000 - GBP 30,000
Wrapped Walk Ways (Two Parks Project), Project for Sonsbeek, Arnheim, Holland
signed and dated 'Christo 70' (lower right); titled and inscribed 'WRAPPED WALKWAYS (TWO PARKS PROJECT) SONSBEEK 71, TOTAL AREA 30,000 SQUARE METRES, LENGTH 6440 METRES-USING WOVEN POLYPROPYLENE COATED WITH PVC' (along the lower edge)
graphite, charcoal, wax crayons, fabric, black and white photograph by Harry Shunk, printed map, card collage, staples, and sellotape on card
28 x 22in. (71.1 x 55.8cm.)
Executed in 1970
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To be included in the forthcoming Christo Catalogue Raisonné being prepared by Daniel Varenne, Geneva, under number 764.
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Private Collection, London.