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Christo

Deux chaises et table empaquetées (d’après le modèle de Martin Visser 'Motalem Stoel Ontw' 1960)

Property from the Collection of Mr. René Tassin de Montaigu

Christo

Christo

Deux chaises et table empaquetées (d’après le modèle de Martin Visser 'Motalem Stoel Ontw' 1960)

Deux chaises et table empaquetées (d’après le modèle de Martin Visser 'Motalem Stoel Ontw' 1960)

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Property from the Collection of Mr. René Tassin de Montaigu

Christo

1935 - 2020

Deux chaises et table empaquetées (d’après le modèle de Martin Visser 'Motalem Stoel Ontw' 1960)


signed Christo and dated 64-65 (upper right)

gouache, charcoal, crayon, plastic film and string on wood panel

24⅛ by 29⅛ in.

61.3 by 74 cm.

Executed in 1964-65.

This work is in very good condition overall. All collage elements are present and stable. A fine layer of dust has adhered to the surface and at the crevices of the collage elements. There are minor wear and handling marks along the edges, in addition to some associated artist handling marks throughout. There is time staining to the plastic film collage elements which are inherent to the artist's choice of medium. Framed.


Framed dimensions: 26 3/8 by 31 1/4 in. (67 by 79.4 cm.)


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Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris

René de Montaigu, Paris (acquired from the above circa 1970)

Etude Tajan Paris, Estate of René de Montaigu, 13 June 1995, lot 13

Acquired from the above by the present owner

David Bourdon, Christo, New York, 1970, p. 89, illustrated in black and white