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Title

Wrapped Vestibule, Project for the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney


Artist

Christo

Bulgaria, United States of America

13 Jun 1935 -


About

This collage documents a second Kaldor Public Art Project with Christo in which the Art Gallery of New South Wales' entire entrance vestibule was covered and bound in white drop-cloth and rope.


Details


Date

1990


Media category

Collage


Materials used

collage: photograph by Tim Marshall, pencil, charcoal, enamel paint, wax crayon


Dimensions

35.5 x 28.0 cm sheet; 36.2 x 28.7 x 3.2 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated u.r., black fibre-tipped pen "Christo 1990".


Credit

John Kaldor Family Collection at the Art Gallery of New South Wales


Location

Not on display


Accession number

L2012.230


Artist information

Christo

Works in the collection

17


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Nicholas Baume, From Christo and Jeanne-Claude to Jeff Koons: John Kaldor art projects and collection, Sydney, 1995, 13 (illus.), 83.

Nicholas Baume (Editor), Christo. John Kaldor Art Project, 1990, Sydney, 1990, 100 (colour illus.). cat.no.53

Sophie Forbat, John Kaldor family collection: Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Christo', pg.62-77, Sydney, 2011, 64, 76 (colour illus.).