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Title

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

1990


Artist

Christo

Bulgaria, United States of America

13 Jun 1935 - 31 May 2020


About

Photograph by Tim Marshall

This print was created by Christo for the AGNSW and documents a second Kaldor Public Art Project in 1990 in which the Gallery's entire entrance vestibule was covered and bound in white drop-cloth and rope.


Details


Date

1990


Media category

Print


Materials used

offset lithograph, collage


Dimensions

102.0 x 72.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., pencil “...Christo 1990”.


Credit

Accessioned 2008


Location

Not on display


Accession number

344.2008


Artist information

Christo

Works in the collection

16


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Nicholas Baume (Editor), Christo. John Kaldor Art Project, 1990, Sydney, 1990, 101 (colour illus.). cat.no.54

Sophie Forbat (Editor), 40 years: Kaldor Public Art Projects, '1990 Christo and Jeane Claude', pg.154-163, Sydney, 2009, 161, 162 (colour illus.).