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Christo letter and photographs concerning "wrapped floor" project, 1970

Christo, b. 1935
Conceptual artist, Environmental artist

Collection size: 3 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: A letter to Miss Cestina, April 23, 1970, concerning "wrapped floor" project, and two accompanying photographs of a preliminary drawing by Christo of "wrapped floor," and of the realization of "wrapped floor," in the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Environmental sculptor, conceptual artist. Full name Christo Java[t]cheff. Born in Bulgaria.

Donated by the Photographic Archives, National Gallery of Art.

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