Zeitgeist_Collection
 
     

           
   
         
         
 

CHRISTO & JEANNE-CLAUDE (Javacheff)

 
           
 

Monschau Project, 1971

Cardboard box tied with unknown content
16,5 x 23 x 4 cm

Signed and stamped with postmark of the post office
Monschau 5108.
Above left stamped with the following text:
CHRISTO PROJEKT MONSCHAU
KUNSTKREIS MONSCHAU
5108 MONSCHAU – JALMEDYER STR. 14

Monschau Project

 
         
         
           
 

The Iron Curtain, 1962

Wall of Oil Drums
Rue Visconti, Paris

Signed photo
10.04" x 8.15"

Project of the wall of oil drums.
On June 27, 1962 Christo and Jeanne-Claude closed a narrow street, Rue Visconti in Paris, for eight hours with a wall of 89 oil barrels. This art barricade was amongst others a protest against the Berlin Wall which had been built in August 1961.
 

 
         
         
           
 

Wrapped Fountain - Spoleto, Italy 1968

Signed photograph
28.8 x 20.2 cm

 
         
         
           
 

Letter and city map concerning „The Pont Neuf Wrapped, Paris 1975-1985“