• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2110

    Fine Photobooks From An Important Private Collection

    10 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 192

    NOBUYOSHI ARAKI

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    NOBUYOSHI ARAKI
    Tokyo Lucky Hole. Tokyo: Ohta Shuppan, 1990.

    Octavo (210 x 130 mm). Black and white photographs throughout (light marginal browning). Original red card covers (edges lightly rubbed); original illustrated dust-jacket; original printed wrap-around band; cloth folding box. Araki's inscription in black marker on the front endpaper.

    FIRST EDITION, SIGNED BY ARAKI WITH A SELF-PORTRAIT DRAWING. "One of Araki's best-known and most controversial books" (The Photobook). The Photobook, vol. I, pp.306-7.


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766