Contemporary Auction

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Property from an eclectic private Italian collection

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Wrapped trees (Approximately 380) Project for the Avenue des Champs d'Elysées and the Rond Point des Champs d'Elysées in Paris

Auction Closed

April 20, 06:06 PM GMT

Estimate

60,000 - 80,000 EUR

Lot Details

Description

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

1935 - 2020; 1935 - 2009

Wrapped trees (Approximately 380) Project for the Avenue des Champs d'Elysées and the Rond Point des Champs d'Elysées in Paris


signed, titled and dated 1969

wax crayon, charcoal, graphite, polyethylene and thread on cardboard, in artist's frame


(firmato, intitolato e datato 1969

pastello a cera, carboncino, grafite, polietilene e spago su cartoncino, cornice d'artista)


cm 72,5x57x4,5; inches 28.54 by 22.44 by 1.77

Galleria Tega, Milan

Acquired from the above by the previous owner in 2010 (Ivi acquistato dal precedente proprietario nel 2010)

Thence by descent to the present owner in 2022 (Ivi acquisito dall'attuale proprietario nel 2022)