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    Sale 2631

    Asian Contemporary Sale (Day Sale)

    1 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 927

    MAKOTO AIDA

    Price Realised  

    MAKOTO AIDA
    (Born in 1965)
    Girls Don't Cry & Edible Artificial Girls, Mi-Mi Chan
    signed 'Aida Makoto' in Japanese
    (Edible Artificial Girls)
    chromogenic print; one set of 8 digital prints on paper
    90 x 60 cm. (35 1/2 x 23 1/2 in.) & 40 x 28.5 cm. (15 3/4 x 11 1/4 in.) x 8 pieces
    edition 8/10; edition 43 60
    Executed in 2003 & 2001 (2)


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    Provenance

    Christie's Hong Kong, 26 November, 2006, Lot 418 (Edible Artificial Girls, Mi-Mi Chan)
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Literature

    Tetsuro Murobushi, 21st Century Prints: Makoto Aida Empty Soul, Tokyo Japan, Autumn, 2004. (different edition illustrated)
    Drop Dead Cute, Japan, 2005, p. 11 (different edition illustrated) China Art Books Co, Ltd., Contemporary Photography Market 2000 -