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    Sale 7603

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale (Morning)

    1 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 237

    Christo (b. 1935)

    The Wall (Project for a Wrapped Roman Wall/Porta Pinciana, delle mura aureliane - Via Vittorio Veneto and Villa Borghese)

    Price Realised  

    Christo (b. 1935)
    The Wall (Project for a Wrapped Roman Wall/Porta Pinciana, delle mura aureliane - Via Vittorio Veneto and Villa Borghese)
    signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'The Wall/Project for a Wrapped Roman Wall/Porta Pinciana, Idelle Mura Aureliane - Via Vittorio and Villa Borghese Christo 1973' (along the lower edge)
    pencil, charcoal, fabric and twine on card
    22 x 28in. (56 x 71 cm.)
    Executed in 1973


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    To be included in the forthcoming Christo Catalogue Raisonné being prepared by Daniel Varenne, Geneva, under number 3665.

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    Provenance

    Galerie Arditti, Paris.