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    Sale 2631

    Asian Contemporary Sale (Day Sale)

    1 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1187

    TAKASHI MURAKAMI

    Price Realised  

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    TAKASHI MURAKAMI
    (Born in 1962)
    727-727; 727-272; Flower Ball (Kindergarten Days); HOYOYO; Planet 66; Mamu Came from the Sky; My Arms and Legs Rot off and though My Blood Rushes forth, The Tranquility of My Heart shall be Prized above All & I Open Wide my Eyes but See No Scenery. I Fix my gaze upon my heart
    signed and editioned 'Takashi; 129/300; 129/300; 142/300; 140/300; 189/300; 188/300; 32/300; 32/300' in English (bottom)
    eight offset lithographs
    63.5 x 99 cm. (25 x 38 3/4 in.) x 2 pieces; 49 x 49 cm. (19 1/4 x 19 1/4 in.) x 2 pieces; 67 x 97 cm. (26 3/4 x 26 3/4 in.); 76 x 89 cm. (30 x 35 in.); 69 x 82 cm. (27 1/4 x 32 1/4 in.); 69 x 81 cm. (27 1/4 x 31 3/4 in.)
    edition of 129/300; 129/300; 142/300; 140/300; 189/300; 188/300; 32/300 & 32/300
    Executed in 2007 (8)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please kindly note that the medium of this Lot should be offset lithographs, not lithographs as stated in the catalogue.


    Literature

    Kaikai Kiki Gallery, Takashi Murakami: Prints "My First Art Series", Tokyo, Japan, 2008. (different edition illustrated)