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May 19, 03:53 PM GMT

Estimate

40,000 - 60,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Nobuyoshi Araki

b. 1940

Yakusa


mural-sized gelatin silver print, signed in pencil on the reverse, 1994, printed later

image: 100 by 126 cm (39 by 49in.)

A gift from the photographer to the present owner

Kathrin Rhomberg and Hisako Motoo, eds., Tokyo Comedy: Nobuyoshi Araki (Kyoto, 1997), unpaginated

Araki by Araki: The Photographer’s Personal Selection, 1963–2002 (London, 2003), pp. 356-7

Nobuyoshi Araki, Self, Life, Death (London, 2005), p. 650

Nobuyoshi Araki, Tokyomania (Paris, 2006), p. 26-7