Yoshitomo Nara - 20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale, Afternoon Session New York Tuesday, May 16, 2023 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Pace, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

  • Exhibited

    East Hampton, Yoshitomo Nara: After all I'm cosmic dust, July 3–July 19, 2020
    Dallas Contemporary, Yoshitomo Nara: I Forgot Their Names and Often Can't Remember Their Faces but Remember Their Voices Well, March 20–August 22, 2021

  • Literature

    The Yoshitomo Nara Foundation, ed., Yoshitomo Nara. The Works: Online Catalogue Raisonné, 2011–ongoing, no. YNF6787, online (illustrated)
    Keith Estiler, "Yoshitomo Nara Displays Unseen Drawings at Pace Gallery's East Hampton Space," Hypebeast, July 14, 2020, online (Pace, East Hampton, 2020 installation view illustrated)
    "Exhibition Review: Yoshitomo Nara at the Dallas Contemporary," Danny With Love, August 14, 2021, online (Dallas Contemporary, 2021 installation view illustrated)



inscribed "don't tell me to grow up [in Japanese]" lower edge; signed, titled and dated "Untitled [in Japanese] 2020" on the reverse
acrylic and colored pencil on corrugated board
17 3/4 x 15 in. (45 x 38.2 cm)
Executed in 2020.

$200,000 - 300,000 

Contact Specialist

Patrizia Koenig
Specialist, Head of Sale, Afternoon Session
+1 212 940 1279

20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale, Afternoon Session

New York Auction 16 May 2023