London, South Kensington
23 September 2015
Yoshitomo Nara (B. 1959)
signed with artist's initials and dated twice 'Y.N. 2003' (on the reverse)
crayon and coloured pencil on paper
11 5/8 x 17 7/8in. (29.5 x 45.5cm.)
Executed in 2003
Galerie Zink & Gegner, Munich.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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N. Miyamura, S. Suzuki (eds.),Yoshitomo Nara: The Complete Works, Vol. 2, San Francisco 2011, no. D-2003-068 (illustrated in colour, p. 205).
‘Drawing is a journey. As long as I’m alive, I want to keep on traveling’ (Y. Nara, quoted in N. Miyamura and S. Suzuki (eds.), ‘A Journey Called Drawing’, Yoshitomo Nara: The Complete Works, Vol. 2, San Francisco 2011, p. 9).
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