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On the way to The Gates, Central Park, New York City: Christo and Jeanne-Claude

On the way to The Gates, Central Park, New York City: Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Fineberg, Jonathan David; Volz, Wolfgang; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

Published to coincide with their latest artistic venture, the installation of fabric panels suspended from 7,500 temporary gates in Central Park, New York, this volume studies the development of the project since its inception in 1979 & other projects undertaken by Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Hardback, Book. English.
Published New Haven, [Conn.; London: Yale University Press, c2004
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Statement of responsibility: Jonathan Fineberg ; with photographs by Wolfgang Volz
ISBN: 0300101384, 9780300101386
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-204).
Note: Filmography: (p. 204).
Note: Includes index.
Note: Cover and spine title: Christo & Jeanne-Claude.
Note: Published in association with the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Physical Description: viii, 212 p., [4] p. of plates (folded) : ill. (chiefly col.), facsims. (chiefly col.), ports. (some col.) ; 28 x 30 cm.
Subject: Artist couples United States Interviews.; Christo, 1935- Interviews.; Jeanne-Claude, 1935- Interviews.; Site-specific art New York (State) New York.; Christo, 1935- Gates.; Christo; Jeanne-Claude; Artistic collaboration.; Artists' preparatory studies.; Central Park (New York, N. Y.)
Alternative Title: Christo & Jeanne-Claude