1 July 2009
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION
Christo (b. 1935)
Kunsthalle Bern-Packed (Project) for 50th Anniversary
signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'Kunsthalle Bern-Packed (Project) for 50th Anniversary -July-Septembre 1968- Christo 1968' (along the lower edge)
pencil, fabric, string, twine, staples, charcoal and wax crayon on paper
22 x 28in. (55.9x 71.1cm.)
Executed in 1968
Galerie Daniel Varenne, Geneva.
Art & Public, Geneva.
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Biel/Bienne, Centre PasquArt, Christo and Jeanne-Claude Swiss Project 1968-98, 2004 (illustrated in colour, p. 25).
To be included in the forthcoming Christo Catalogue Raisonné being prepared by Daniel Varenne, Geneva, under number 6500.
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