30 June 2008,
Price realised USD 688
USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
Mariko Mori (B. 1967)
doll with microphone, earphones, white boots, white stockings, red plaid skirt, top in blue, black and white, transparent bracelets, yellow shoulder pads, brooch and blue hair in original box
box: 12½ x 6 x 3½ in. (31.7 x 15.2 x 8.8 cm.)
doll: 10 x 10 x 2 in. (25.4 x 25.4 x 5 cm.)
Executed in 1998. This work is number ninety-seven from an edition of ninety-nine. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.
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Parkett Edition, Zurich
Parkett, no. 54, 1998-1999 p. 93, 204 (illustrated).
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