488
488
Yoshitomo Nara
LONESOME PUPPY
Estimate
500,000700,000
LOT SOLD. 850,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
488
Yoshitomo Nara
LONESOME PUPPY
Estimate
500,000700,000
LOT SOLD. 850,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Yoshitomo Nara
B.1959
LONESOME PUPPY
signed twice, and dated 1996 and '96 on one sheet
acrylic, colored pencil, and pen on paper, in 17 parts
11 sheets: 16 by 16 in. 40.6 by 40.6 cm.; 5 sheets: 18 by 35 3/4 in. 45.7 by 90.8 cm.
1 sheet: 10 1/2 by 10 1/2 in. 26.7 by 26.7 cm.
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Provenance

Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo
Private Collection
Christie's, New York, November 9, 2005, lot 426
Acquired by the present owner from the above sale

Literature

Yoshitomo Nara, Lonesome Puppy, Tokyo, 1999, n.p., illustrated
Yoshitomo Nara, Yoshitomo Nara: The Complete Works: Works on Paper, Vol. 2, Tokyo, 2011, no. D-1996-016, pp. 92-93, illustrated in color

Catalogue Note

These works were among those used to illustrate Yoshitomo Nara's book "Lonesome Puppy," published in 1999.

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