598
598
Nara Yoshitomo
MELTING MOON 
Estimate
2,200,0003,200,000
LOT SOLD. 3,480,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
598
Nara Yoshitomo
MELTING MOON 
Estimate
2,200,0003,200,000
LOT SOLD. 3,480,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Art

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Hong Kong

Nara Yoshitomo
B. 1959
MELTING MOON 
signed, titled and dated 2003 on the reverse
urethane on FRP
diameter: 180.3 cm; 71 in. 
depth: 55 cm; 21⅝ in.
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Provenance

Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
Acquired by the present owner from the above

Exhibited

Jerusalem, The Israel Museum, Rising Sun, Melting Moon: Contemporary Art in Japan, 16 December 2005 - 10 June 2006

Literature

Yoshitomo Nara: The Complete Works 1984-2010, Volume I, Bijutsu Shuppan Sha, Tokyo, Japan, 2011, p.276, no. S-2003-001 (illustrated in colour)

Catalogue Note

“From the expanding watchtower of my frontal lobe, my thoughts race beyond the dream mountains to the wide-open wilderness where a wafer moon gently melts…”

– Nara Yoshitomo

Contemporary Art

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Hong Kong