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    Sale 5396

    Post War & Contemporary Art

    11 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 329

    Yasumasa Morimura (b. 1951)

    An Inner Dialogue with Frida Kahlo (Collar of Thorns)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Yasumasa Morimura (b. 1951)
    An Inner Dialogue with Frida Kahlo (Collar of Thorns)
    signed and numbered 'Morimura 2/5' (on a label affixed to the backing board)
    digital print on canvas
    59 x 47¼in. (149.9 x 120cm.)
    Executed in 2001, this work is number two from an edition of five


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    Provenance

    Luhring Augustine, New York.


    Literature

    A. Hiller, ed., Daughter of Art History. Photographs by Yasumasa Morimura, New York 2003 (illustrated in colour, p. 97).