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    Sale 5396

    Post War & Contemporary Art

    11 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 460

    Christo (b.1935)

    Wrapped Walk Ways (Two Parks Project), Project for Sonsbeek, Arnheim, Holland

    Price Realised  

    Christo (b.1935)
    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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    Provenance

    Private Collection, London.