Sale 20PT02 | Lot 213

Christo & Jeanne-Claude

Catalogue: Important Paintings
Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Lot Details

Lot 213
Christo & Jeanne-Claude
French/American, 1935-2020 and 1935-2009
The Pont Neuf, Wrapped (Project for Paris), 1982
Signed and dated Christo 1982 (upper element, ur)
Charcoal, graphite, pastel, fabric, thread, and architectural print on paper mounted on board, in two parts
22 x 28 inches (55.88 x 71.12 cm) and 11 x 28 inches (27.94 x 71.12 cm)

Purchased directly from the artist by the current owner

Mexico City, UNESCO World Conference on Cultural Policies, 1982

Estimate: $80,000 - $120,000
Sold for $156,250 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Both works are within plexiglas boxes. Both plexiglas boxes show surface wear and scratches, and minor cracking, wear to corners. There are pieces of adhesive tape on the outside of each corner on both elements. No notable issues to the larger work on board. The smaller work on board is lifting in the center, and glue marks of the collaged paper elements are visible.

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Estimate: $80,000 - $120,000
Sold for $156,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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