The River (Project)
Christo
The River (Project)
Drawing 1992
14 x 11" (35.5 x 28 cm)
Pencil, charcoal, wax crayon, ballpoint pen and cardboard
Photo: Annely Juda Fine Art
© 1992 Christo
The River (Project)
Christo
The River (Project)
Collage 1992
26 1/4 x 30 1/2" (66.7 x 77.5 cm)
Pencil, fabric, wax crayon and charcoal
Photo: André Grossmann
© 1992 Christo
The River (Project)
Christo
The River (Project)
Drawing 1992
11 x 14" (28 x 35.5 cm)
Pencil, charcoal, wax crayon, ballpoint pen and cardboard
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., USA
Photo: André Grossmann
© 1992 Christo
The River (Project)
Christo
The River (Project)
Drawing 1992
11 x 14" (28 x 35.5 cm)
Pencil, charcoal, pastel, wax crayon and cardboard
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., USA
Photo: André Grossmann
© 1992 Christo
The site of Over The River in the state of Colorado
The site of Over The River in the state of Colorado
Christo, Jeanne-Claude and their team during a wind tunnel test for Over The River, Guelph, Ontario, Canada, April 1998
Christo, Jeanne-Claude and their team during a wind tunnel test for Over The River, Guelph, Ontario, Canada, April 1998
Scale of the fabric panels: 1 to 16.7
Photo: Wolfgang Volz
© 1998 Christo
Christo, Jeanne-Claude and their team at work in the Arkansas River valley, Colorado, August 2000
Christo, Jeanne-Claude and their team at work in the Arkansas River valley, Colorado, August 2000
Photo: Wolfgang Volz
© 2000 Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Collage 2007
17 x 22" (43.2 x 55.9 cm)
Pencil, enamel paint, wax crayon, photograph by Wolfgang Volz, aerial photograph with topographic elevations, fabric sample and tape
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2007 Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Drawing 2008
15 1/4 x 13 7/8" (38.7 x 35.2 cm)
Pencil, pastel, charcoal and wax crayon
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2008 Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Collage 2009
8 1/2 x 11" (21.5 x 28 cm)
Pencil, enamel paint, photograph by Wolfgang Volz, wax crayon fabric sample and topographic map
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2009 Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Collage 2009
11 x 14" (28 x 35.5 cm)
Pencil, enamel paint, photograph by Wolfgang Volz, wax crayon, fabric sample, aerial photograph with topographic elevations and tape on tan board
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2009 Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Collage 2009
11 x 14" (28 x 35.5 cm)
Pencil, enamel paint, photograph by Wolfgang Volz, wax crayon, fabric sample, aerial photograph with topographic elevations and tape on tan board
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2009 Christo
A close-up section of the Arkansas River detailing the location of the fabric panels for Over The River
A close-up section of the Arkansas River detailing the location of the fabric panels for Over The River
The Arkansas River near Spikebuck, in Fremont County, Colorado
The Arkansas River near Spikebuck, in Fremont County, Colorado
Photo: Wolfgang Volz
The Arkansas River near Spikebuck, in Fremont County, Colorado
The Arkansas River near Spikebuck, in Fremont County, Colorado
Photo: Wolfgang Volz
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Drawing 2010
13 7/8 x 15 1/4" (35.2 x 38.7 cm)
Pencil, pastel, charcoal and wax crayon
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2010 Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Collage 2010
17 x 22" (43.2 x 55.9 cm)
Pencil, enamel paint, wax crayon, photograph by Wolfgang Volz, topographic map, fabric sample and tape
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., USA (Gift of the artist)
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2010 Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Collage 2010
17 x 22" (43.2 x 55.9 cm)
Pencil, enamel paint, wax crayon, photograph by Wolfgang Volz, aerial photograph with topographic elevations, fabric sample and tape
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., USA (Gift of the artist)
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2010 Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Drawing 2010 in two parts
15 x 96" and 42 x 96" (38 x 244 cm and 106.6 x 244 cm)
Pencil, pastel, charcoal, wax crayon, enamel paint, wash, fabric sample, hand-drawn topographic map and technical data
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2010 Christo
Ref. # 78
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Drawing 2010 in two parts
96 x 42" and 96 x 15" (244 x 106.6 cm and 244 x 28 cm)
Pencil, wax crayon, charcoal, pastel, enamel paint, fabric sample, hand-drawn topographic map, technical data and tape
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2010 Christo
Ref. # 37
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Drawing 2010 in two parts
96 x 42" and 96 x 15" (244 x 106.6 cm and 244 x 28 cm)
Pencil, wax crayon, charcoal, pastel, enamel paint, fabric sample, hand-drawn topographic map, technical data and tape
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2010 Christo
Ref. # 70
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Collage 2011 in two parts
12 x 30 1/2" and 26 1/4 x 30 1/2" (30.5 x 77.5 cm and 66.7 x 77.5 cm)
Pencil, fabric, pastel, wax crayon, charcoal, enamel paint, twine, hand-drawn topographic map, fabric sample and tape
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2011 Christo
Ref. # 144
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Drawing 2011 in two parts
15 x 65" and 42 x 65" (38 x 165 cm and 106.6 x 165 cm)
Pencil, charcoal, pastel, wax crayon, enamel paint, aerial photograph with topographic elevations and fabric sample
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2011 Christo
Ref. # 35
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Collage 2012
8 1/2 x 11" (21.5 x 28 cm)
Pencil, enamel paint, photograph by Wolfgang Volz, wax crayon, fabric sample, topographic map and tape
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2012 Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Drawing 2012 in two parts
15 x 65" and 42 x 65" (38 x 165 cm and 106.6 x 165 cm)
Pencil, charcoal, pastel, wax crayon, enamel paint, aerial photograph with topographic elevations and fabric sample
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2012 Christo
Ref. # 58
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Collage 2013
17 x 22" (43.2 x 55.9 cm)
Pencil, enamel paint, wax crayon, photograph by Wolfgang Volz, topographic map, fabric sample and tape
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2013 Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Collage 2013 in two parts
30 1/2 x 26 1/4" and 30 1/2 x 12" (77.5 x 66.7 cm and 77.5 x 30.5 cm)
Pencil, fabric, twine, pastel, wax crayon, charcoal, enamel paint, aerial photograph with topographic elevations and fabric sample
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2013 Christo
Ref. # 153
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Christo
Over the River (Project for Arkansas River, State of Colorado)
Drawing 2013 in two parts
15 x 96" and 42 x 96" (38 x 244 cm and 106.6 x 244 cm)
Pencil, pastel, charcoal, wax crayon, enamel paint, fabric sample and aerial photographs with topographic elevations
Photo: André Grossmann
© 2013 Christo
Ref. # 39
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