On Kawara

Japanese, 1933–2014

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On Kawara

Japanese, 1933–2014

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£4,750
I Am Still Alive, 1978
Sold on Sep 19, 2019
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Artwork Info
Work on Paper
typed telegram
21.0 x 21.9 cm
Realized Price
£4,750
Auction Sale
Sep 19, 2019
Christie's
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I Am Still Alive, 1978
typed telegram
Sep 19, 2019
Christie's
£4,750
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Work on Paper
21.0 x 21.9 cm
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Sep 19, 2019
Christie's
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£4,750
£4,750
I Am Still Alive, 1933-2014
Sold on Sep 11, 2019
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21.9 x 21cm
Realized Price
£4,750
Auction Sale
Sep 11, 2019
Christie's
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On Kawara (1933-2014) I Am Still Alive typed telegram 8 5/8 x 8 ¼in. (21.9 x 21cm.) Executed in 1978
I Am Still Alive, 1933-2014
Sep 11, 2019
Christie's
£4,750
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21.9 x 21cm
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Sep 11, 2019
Christie's
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£4,750
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On Kawara (1933-2014) I Am Still Alive typed telegram 8 5/8 x 8 ¼in. (21.9 x 21cm.) Executed in 1978
£8,750
I Am Still Alive, 1994
Sold on Apr 11, 2019
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Print
typed telegram and envelope
21.0 x 28.0 cm
Realized Price
£8,750
Auction Sale
Apr 11, 2019
Christie's
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I Am Still Alive, 1994
typed telegram and envelope
Apr 11, 2019
Christie's
£8,750
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21.0 x 28.0 cm
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Apr 11, 2019
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£8,750
£8,750
I Am Still Alive, 1933-2014
Sold on Apr 4, 2019
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28 x 21cm
Realized Price
£8,750
Auction Sale
Apr 4, 2019
Christie's
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ON KAWARA (1933-2014) _I Am Still Alive_ typed telegram and envelope 11 x 8 ¼in. (28 x 21cm.) Executed in December 1994
I Am Still Alive, 1933-2014
Apr 4, 2019
Christie's
£8,750
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28 x 21cm
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Apr 4, 2019
Christie's
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£8,750
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ON KAWARA (1933-2014) _I Am Still Alive_ typed telegram and envelope 11 x 8 ¼in. (28 x 21cm.) Executed in December 1994
£572,750
Aug. 31, 1999, 1999
Sold on Oct 5, 2018
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Painting
Liquitex on canvas with handmade cardboard box with newspaper clipping from The New York Times
61.0 x 46.0 cm
Realized Price
£572,750
Auction Sale
Oct 5, 2018
Christie's
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Aug. 31, 1999, 1999
Liquitex on canvas with handmade cardboard box with newspaper clipping from The New York Times
Oct 5, 2018
Christie's
£572,750
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61.0 x 46.0 cm
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Oct 5, 2018
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£572,750
£572,750
AUG. 31, 1999, 1932-2014
Sold on Oct 5, 2018
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Work on Paper
Liquitex on canvas with handmade cardboard box with newspaper clipping from _The New York Times_
46 x 61cm
Realized Price
£572,750
Auction Sale
Oct 5, 2018
Christie's
Description
On Kawara (1932-2014) _AUG. 31, 1999_ signed 'On Kawara' (on the reverse) Liquitex on canvas with handmade cardboard box with newspaper clipping from _The New York Times_ 18 1/8 x 24in. (46 x 61cm.) Executed in 1999
AUG. 31, 1999, 1932-2014
Liquitex on canvas with handmade cardboard box with newspaper clipping from _The New York Times_
Oct 5, 2018
Christie's
£572,750
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46 x 61cm
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Oct 5, 2018
Christie's
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£572,750
Description
On Kawara (1932-2014) _AUG. 31, 1999_ signed 'On Kawara' (on the reverse) Liquitex on canvas with handmade cardboard box with newspaper clipping from _The New York Times_ 18 1/8 x 24in. (46 x 61cm.) Executed in 1999
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$375,000
JUNE 5, 1970 (TODAY SERIES NO. 102)
Sold on Sep 25, 2018
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Work on Paper
Liquitex on canvas with newspaper clipping in artist's box
25.7 by 33.3 cm
Realized Price
$375,000
Auction Sale
Sep 25, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
titled and dated JUNE 5, 1970 ; signed in Japanese on the reverse; signed in Japanese on a label affixed to the reverse Liquitex on canvas with newspaper clipping in artist's box 10 1/8 by 13 1/8 in. 25.7 by 33.3 cm.
No artwork image
JUNE 5, 1970 (TODAY SERIES NO. 102)
Liquitex on canvas with newspaper clipping in artist's box
Sep 25, 2018
Sotheby's
$375,000
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25.7 by 33.3 cm
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Sep 25, 2018
Sotheby's
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$375,000
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titled and dated JUNE 5, 1970 ; signed in Japanese on the reverse; signed in Japanese on a label affixed to the reverse Liquitex on canvas with newspaper clipping in artist's box 10 1/8 by 13 1/8 in. 25.7 by 33.3 cm.
£16,250
I Am Still Alive, 1933-2014
Sold on Jun 28, 2018
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14.5 x 20.8cm
Realized Price
£16,250
Auction Sale
Jun 28, 2018
Christie's
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On Kawara (1933-2014) _I Am Still Alive_ stamped with date '16. -4. 80' (upper right) typed telegram and envelope 5 ¾ x 8 1/8in. (14.5 x 20.8cm.) Executed in 1980
I Am Still Alive, 1933-2014
Jun 28, 2018
Christie's
£16,250
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14.5 x 20.8cm
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Jun 28, 2018
Christie's
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£16,250
Description
On Kawara (1933-2014) _I Am Still Alive_ stamped with date '16. -4. 80' (upper right) typed telegram and envelope 5 ¾ x 8 1/8in. (14.5 x 20.8cm.) Executed in 1980
No artwork image
£8,750
I AM STILL ALIVE
Sold on Apr 11, 2018
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12.5 by 20.7 cm
Realized Price
£8,750
Auction Sale
Apr 11, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
telegram 12.5 by 20.7 cm. 5 by 8 1/8 in. Executed circa 1980.
No artwork image
I AM STILL ALIVE
Apr 11, 2018
Sotheby's
£8,750
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12.5 by 20.7 cm
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Apr 11, 2018
Sotheby's
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£8,750
Description
telegram 12.5 by 20.7 cm. 5 by 8 1/8 in. Executed circa 1980.
£7,500
I am still alive, 1932 - 2014
Sold on Apr 9, 2018
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22 x 21.1cm
Realized Price
£7,500
Auction Sale
Apr 9, 2018
Christie's
Description
On Kawara (1932 - 2014) _I am still alive_ typed telegram 8 5/8 x 8 ¼in. (22 x 21.1cm.) Executed in 1988
I am still alive, 1932 - 2014
Apr 9, 2018
Christie's
£7,500
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22 x 21.1cm
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Apr 9, 2018
Christie's
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£7,500
Description
On Kawara (1932 - 2014) _I am still alive_ typed telegram 8 5/8 x 8 ¼in. (22 x 21.1cm.) Executed in 1988
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