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A Matter of Passion: Christo and Jeanne-Claude

When they arrived in New York in 1964, Christo was already becoming well known in avant-garde circles for his wrappings of everyday objects; Jeanne-Claude acted as manager, dealer, and accountant. Over time, as Chernow reveals, the fusion of their prodigious gifts-his drawings and her ability to draw things together-produced the works for which today they are known the world over. CHRISTO AND JEANNE-CLAUDE is an indelible portrait of the artists and their work, and a moving account of an extraordinary couple.

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