12 February 2015
PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED EUROPEAN COLLECTION
Christo (b. 1935)
The Wall (Project for a Wrapped Roman Wall - "Porta Pinciania" - delle Mura Aureliane, via Vitt Veneto
signed, titled and dated 'THE WALL (PROJECT FOR A WRAPPED ROMAN WALL - "PORTA PINCIANIA" - DELLE MURA AURELIANE, VIA VITT VENETO Christo 1973' (upper right)
pencil, fabric, thread and charcoal on paper
27½ x 21 5/8in. (70 x 55cm.)
Executed in 1973
Galerie Mathias Fels, Paris.
Galerie Octave Negru, Paris.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1974.
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Post Lot Text
To be included in the forthcoming Christo Catalogue Raisonné being prepared by Daniel Varenne, Geneva, under number 3690.
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