Bundle- 2 Assorted Javacheff Christo RARE Posters
Javacheff Christo - Wrapped Oil Barrels, Texas - 1976 Lithograph 35" x 24"
Paper Size: 35 x 24 inches (88.9 x 60.96cm )
Condition: B-: Good Condition, Signs of Handling and Age
Additional Details: First edition poster from the Bicentennial series commissioned by Mobil Oil Corporation for the Bicentennial. Recognized by the American Revolution Bicentennial Administration. Paper is slightly wavy due to exposure to humidity but image remains intact. printed on brown paper.
Javacheff Christo - Surrounded Islands (1982) - 1983 Offset Lithograph 25" x 39"
Unsigned Offset Lithograph
Paper Size: 25 x 39 inches (63.5 x 99.06cm )
Condition: A: Mint
Additional Details: Surrounded Islands, Biscayne Bay, Greater Miami, Florida, 1980-83
Using 6.5 million square feet of floating pink fabric, Christo and Jeanne-Claude encircled eleven islands in Miami's Biscayne Bay, extending the perimeter of each island by 200 feet. An elaborate undertaking that involved legions of contractors, engineers, attorneys, and seamstresses, Surrounded Islands also required extensive consultation with marine biologists and ornithologists. Ultimately, the project benefited its surroundings: Christo and Jeanne-Claude's crew removed forty tons of garbage from the uninhabited islands.