Property from the Antoniette and Patrick Murphy Collection
titled, inscribed, dated and signed on the reverse: Untitled./ 200 x 200cm/ oil on canvas/ Dublin 2001/ Makiko Nakamura
acrylic on canvas laid on board
200 by 200cm., 78 by 78in.
The works appears in excellent overall condition. The canvas has been laid to board by the artist which is providing a secure and stable structural support.
No obvious signs of retouching under ultraviolet light.
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Peppercanister Gallery, Dublin, where purchased by Antoinette and Patrick Murphy circa 2002
Dublin, Farmleigh Gallery, Makiko Nakamura Paintings, 2006