13 November 2007
NOBUYOSHI ARAKI (b.1940)
chromogenic print, printed 2006
30 x 40in. (76.2 x 101.5cm.)
With Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo;
acquired by present owner.
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Araki by Araki: The Photographer's Personal Selection, 1963-2002, Kodansha International, 2003, p.276; Miki, Isshiki & Sato (eds.), Araki: Self, Life, Death, Phaidon, 2005, p.322; Araki, Taschen, 2007, p.25 & cover.
2006 marks the last time this image, now unavailable in the retail market, was printed for sale.
This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo.
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