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    Sale 7684

    Russian Pictures Including Post-War and Contemporary Art Part II

    26 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 466

    Oleg Dou (b. 1983)

    Mickey, from the series Toy story

    Price Realised  

    Oleg Dou (b. 1983)
    Mickey, from the series Toy story
    signed in Cyrillic 'Duriagin' (on the label attached to the reverse)
    chromogenic print face mounted to acrylic
    71 x 71 in. (180 x 180 cm.)
    Executed and printed in 2008, this work is number 6 from an edition of 6 plus artist proofs


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    For the last three years, the fantastical images created by the young Moscow artist Oleg Dou have attracted wide attention. His exhibitions Toy story and Naked faces were awarded prizes in the International Color Awards 2007, Photographic Year and Fineart. Oleg works on the fine line between photo-art and computer graphics, he creates photographs mounted on acrylic.

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    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist by the present owner.