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    Sale 7740

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    1 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 218

    Christo (b. 1935)

    Valley Curtain (Project for Colorado)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Christo (b. 1935)
    Valley Curtain (Project for Colorado)
    signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'Christo 1971 Valley Curtain (Project for Colorado) Grand Hogback' (along the lower edge)
    pencil, fabric, staples, charcoal and wax crayon on card
    28 x 22in. (71.1 x 56cm.)
    Executed in 1971


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    To be included in the forthcoming Christo Catalogue Raisonné being prepared by Daniel Varenne, Geneva, under number 7954.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION