7 February 2008
Christo (b. 1935)
Store Front (Project)
signed, titled and dated 'STORE FRONT (PROJECT) 1965 Christo' (lower right)
wood, acetate, fabric, cardboard, enamel, charcoal and pencil on board
20¼ x 41 7/8 x 2 1/8in. (51.4 x 106.5 x 5.4cm.)
Executed in 1965
White Gallery, Lausanne.
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To be included in the forthcoming Christo Catalogue raisonné being prepared by Daniel Varenne, Geneva, under number 12'763.
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