Christo / 200,000 Cubic Feet Package (Project for Documenta IV, Kassel) / 1968Christo
200,000 Cubic Feet Package (Project for Documenta IV, Kassel)

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Creator Name: Christo
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1935
Gender: M
Creator Birth Place: Sofia, Bulgaria
Creator Name-CRT: Christo
Title: 200,000 Cubic Feet Package (Project for Documenta IV, Kassel)
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1968
Creation End Date: 1968
Creation Date: 1968
Object Type: Drawings and Watercolors
Materials and Techniques: graphite, plastic, string, metal wire, staples and collage
Dimensions: Sheet: 70.6cm x 55.6cm x 0cm, Framed: 72cm x 56.9cm x 4.2cm
Inscriptions: signed, upper right, in graphite: Christo 1968 ; by artist, across top, in graphite: "200000 CUBiC FEET PACKAGE " / 5,450 CUBiC METRES/ 286 FEET height x 34 FEET diametre / 85M x 9.75M / PROJECT FOR DOCUMENTA IV, KASSEL [slashes part of inscription] ; by artist, in graphite, center left: about / 286 FEET/ (85 METRES) ; by artist, lower left, in graphite: 14-15 FEET / 4.30M. ; by artist, lower left, in graphite: 10.000 KG.
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1997.248
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William D. Wixom
Provenance: Mr. and Mrs. William D. Wixom, Eastchester, New York
AMICA ID: CMA_.1997.248
AMICA Library Year: 2000
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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