• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5440

    Post-War & Contemporary Editions

    11 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 8

    Christo (B. 1935)

    Closed Highway, Project for 5000 Miles, 6 Lanes East-West Highway (Schellmann & Benecke 51)

    Price Realised  

    Christo (B. 1935)
    Closed Highway, Project for 5000 Miles, 6 Lanes East-West Highway (Schellmann & Benecke 51)
    offset lithograph collage with glass collage, 1967, on wove paper, signed in black ink, numbered AP I/XXV, one of 25 artist's proofs aside from the edition of 200, published by Local One, New York, the full sheet, tape-staining in the lower and right margins, two short tears in the lower right sheet corner, two short tears in the extreme upper margin, handling creases, taped to the backing on the reverse, framed
    L., S. 880 x 610 mm.


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.