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    Sale 1999

    Post -War And Contemporary Art Afternoon Session

    14 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 334

    Yoshitomo Nara (b. 1959)

    Hot House Doll (In the White Room III)

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    Yoshitomo Nara (b. 1959)
    Hot House Doll (In the White Room III)
    signed, titled and dated 'Hot House Doll (in the White room III) Yoshitomo Nara '95' (on the reverse)
    acrylic on canvas
    47¼ x 43 3/8 in. (120 x 110 cm.)
    Painted in 1995.


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    Provenance

    Hakutosha, Nagoya


    Literature

    Y. Nara, In the Deepest Puddle, Tokyo 1997, n.p. (illustrated). M. Rothenberger, ed., Yoshitomo Nara, Lullaby Supermarket, Munich, 2002, p. 37 (illustrated in color).


    Exhibited

    Nagoya, Hakutosha, Yoshitomo Nara: Hothouse Fresh, January-February 1996, p. 17 (illustrated).
    Seoul, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Japanese Contemporary Art Exhibition, September-October, 1997, p. 132 (illustrated).
    Nagoya, Parco Gallery, done did, December 1999.
    Tokyo, Parco Museum, Girls Don't Cry, April-May 2003, pl. 45 (illustrated).
    Mito, Museum of Modern Art Ibaraki, Kazoku no Jyokei, September-November 2006, p. 127, pl. 103 (illustrated).