Yoshitomo Nara - Under the Influence New York Friday, March 7, 2014 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Matthew Street Gallery, Liverpool
    Private Collection
    Sotheby's, London, Contemporary Art Including Arab and Iranian Art, October 16, 2009, lot 269
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner

  • Literature

    Y. Nara, Yoshitomo Nara: The Complete Works, Vol. II, San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2011, p. 129, no. D-1998-140 (illustrated)

  • Catalogue Essay

    "I work very hard to make sure that my art does not produce a superficial image, that there is much more depth to it." - Yoshitomo Nara



colored pencil on paper
11 5/8 x 8 1/4 in. (29.5 x 21 cm.)
Signed in Japanese and dated "'98" along the lower margin.

$30,000 - 40,000 

Sold for $56,250

Contact Specialist
Benjamin Godsill
Head of Sale bgodsill@phillips.com
+1 212 940 1256

Under the Influence

New York Auction 7 March 2014 2pm