On Kawara

Japanese, 1933–2014

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On Kawara

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Japanese, 1933–2014

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Bought in
Print Painting No.2: Tattoo, 1958
Sold on Jan 23, 2021
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Print
offset
54.5 x 78.8 cm
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Auction Sale
Jan 23, 2021
Mainichi
Description
1958, offset, sheet size 78.8x54.5cm, framed.
Print Painting No.2: Tattoo, 1958
offset
Jan 23, 2021
Mainichi
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Print
54.5 x 78.8 cm
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Auction Sale
Jan 23, 2021
Mainichi
Realized Price
Price not available
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1958, offset, sheet size 78.8x54.5cm, framed.
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Death mask (portfolio), 1995
Sold on Jan 23, 2021
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Print
offset
29.6 x 39.5 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Jan 23, 2021
Mainichi
Description
1995, offset, each sheet size 39.5x29.6cm, numbered ed."178/180" out of the total edition of 180 on the justification page, published by PARCO publishing, with an original case.
Death mask (portfolio), 1995
offset
Jan 23, 2021
Mainichi
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Print
29.6 x 39.5 cm
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Jan 23, 2021
Mainichi
Realized Price
Price not available
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1995, offset, each sheet size 39.5x29.6cm, numbered ed."178/180" out of the total edition of 180 on the justification page, published by PARCO publishing, with an original case.
HKD $3,276,000
NOV.25, 1989, 1989
Sold on Dec 3, 2020
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Painting
liquitex on canvas and handmade cardboard box with newspaper clippings
43.5 x 33.5 cm
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Realized Price
HKD $3,276,000
Auction Sale
Dec 3, 2020
Phillips
Description
NOV.25, 1989, 1989
liquitex on canvas and handmade cardboard box with newspaper clippings
Dec 3, 2020
Phillips
HKD $3,276,000
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Painting
43.5 x 33.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 3, 2020
Phillips
Realized Price
HKD $3,276,000
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I WENT, 2007
Sold on Oct 31, 2020
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Sculpture
14.8 x 21.0 x 3.2 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Oct 31, 2020
SBI Art Auction
Description
2007 本、12点組、オリジナルケース サイン、エディションナンバー Books: 21.0 × 14.8 × 3.2 cm (8¼ × 5⅞ × 1¼ in.) Original case: 25.8 × 51.2 × 19.3 cm (10⅛ × 20⅛ × 7⅝ in.) ED. 90
I WENT, 2007
Oct 31, 2020
SBI Art Auction
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Sculpture
14.8 x 21.0 x 3.2 cm
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Oct 31, 2020
SBI Art Auction
Realized Price
Price not available
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2007 本、12点組、オリジナルケース サイン、エディションナンバー Books: 21.0 × 14.8 × 3.2 cm (8¼ × 5⅞ × 1¼ in.) Original case: 25.8 × 51.2 × 19.3 cm (10⅛ × 20⅛ × 7⅝ in.) ED. 90
JPY ¥575,000
I GOT UP, 2008
Sold on Oct 31, 2020
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Sculpture
14.8 x 21.0 x 3.2 cm
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Realized Price
JPY ¥575,000
Auction Sale
Oct 31, 2020
SBI Art Auction
Description
2008 本、12点組、オリジナルケース サイン、エディションナンバー Books: 21.0 × 14.8 × 3.2 cm (8¼ × 5⅞ × 1¼ in.) Original case: 25.8 × 51.2 × 19.3 cm (10⅛ × 20⅛ × 7⅝ in.) ED. 90
I GOT UP, 2008
Oct 31, 2020
SBI Art Auction
JPY ¥575,000
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Sculpture
14.8 x 21.0 x 3.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Oct 31, 2020
SBI Art Auction
Realized Price
JPY ¥575,000
Description
2008 本、12点組、オリジナルケース サイン、エディションナンバー Books: 21.0 × 14.8 × 3.2 cm (8¼ × 5⅞ × 1¼ in.) Original case: 25.8 × 51.2 × 19.3 cm (10⅛ × 20⅛ × 7⅝ in.) ED. 90
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One Million Years (Past and Future 39-50), 2005
Sold on Oct 3, 2020
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Sculpture
Set of 24 CDs with original wooden box
14.2 x 12.5 x 1.0 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Oct 3, 2020
SBI Art Auction
Description
2005 The complete set of 24 CDs with original wooden box Numbered on the box CD: 12.5 × 14.2 × 1.0 cm (4⅞ × 5⅝ × ⅜ in.) (each) Box: 15.0 × 26.2 × 13.2 cm (5⅞ × 10⅜ × 5¼ in.) ED. 250
One Million Years (Past and Future 39-50), 2005
Set of 24 CDs with original wooden box
Oct 3, 2020
SBI Art Auction
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Sculpture
14.2 x 12.5 x 1.0 cm
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Oct 3, 2020
SBI Art Auction
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Price not available
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2005 The complete set of 24 CDs with original wooden box Numbered on the box CD: 12.5 × 14.2 × 1.0 cm (4⅞ × 5⅝ × ⅜ in.) (each) Box: 15.0 × 26.2 × 13.2 cm (5⅞ × 10⅜ × 5¼ in.) ED. 250
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One Million Years (Past and Future 25-36), 2005
Sold on Oct 3, 2020
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Sculpture
Set of 24 CDs with original wooden box
14.2 x 12.5 x 1.0 cm
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Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Oct 3, 2020
SBI Art Auction
Description
2005 The complete set of 24 CDs with original wooden box Numbered on the box CD: 12.5 × 14.2 × 1.0 cm (4⅞ × 5⅝ × ⅜ in.) (each) Box: 15.0 × 26.2 × 13.2 cm (5⅞ × 10⅜ × 5¼ in.) ED. 250
One Million Years (Past and Future 25-36), 2005
Set of 24 CDs with original wooden box
Oct 3, 2020
SBI Art Auction
Bought in
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Sculpture
14.2 x 12.5 x 1.0 cm
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Auction Sale
Oct 3, 2020
SBI Art Auction
Realized Price
Price not available
Description
2005 The complete set of 24 CDs with original wooden box Numbered on the box CD: 12.5 × 14.2 × 1.0 cm (4⅞ × 5⅝ × ⅜ in.) (each) Box: 15.0 × 26.2 × 13.2 cm (5⅞ × 10⅜ × 5¼ in.) ED. 250
HKD $7,615,000
MAY 27, 1985 FROM TODAY SERIES (1966-2013), 1985
Sold on Jul 9, 2020
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Work on Paper
liquitex on canvas and handmade cardboard with newspaper
91.6 x 66.5 cm
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Realized Price
HKD $7,615,000
Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
MAY 27, 1985 FROM TODAY SERIES (1966-2013), 1985
liquitex on canvas and handmade cardboard with newspaper
Jul 9, 2020
Sotheby's
HKD $7,615,000
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Work on Paper
91.6 x 66.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Jul 9, 2020
Sotheby's
Realized Price
HKD $7,615,000
Bought in
Sept. 17, 1975, 1975
Sold on Feb 12, 2020
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Painting
liquitex on canvas and handmade cardboard box with newspaper clipping from Chicago Tribune
25.6 x 20.0 cm
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Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Feb 12, 2020
Christie's
Description
Sept. 17, 1975, 1975
liquitex on canvas and handmade cardboard box with newspaper clipping from Chicago Tribune
Feb 12, 2020
Christie's
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25.6 x 20.0 cm
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Feb 12, 2020
Christie's
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Price not available
Price not available
Sept. 17, 1975, 1933-2014
Sold on Feb 12, 2020
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Work on Paper
Liquitex on canvas and handmade cardboard box with newspaper clipping from Chicago Tribune
20 x 25.6cm
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Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Feb 12, 2020
Christie's
Description
On Kawara (1933-2014) _Sept. 17, 1975_ signed 'On Kawara' (on the reverse) Liquitex on canvas and handmade cardboard box with newspaper clipping from Chicago Tribune 8 x 10in. (20 x 25.6cm.) Executed in 1975
Sept. 17, 1975, 1933-2014
Liquitex on canvas and handmade cardboard box with newspaper clipping from Chicago Tribune
Feb 12, 2020
Christie's
Price not available
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Work on Paper
20 x 25.6cm
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Auction Sale
Feb 12, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
Price not available
Description
On Kawara (1933-2014) _Sept. 17, 1975_ signed 'On Kawara' (on the reverse) Liquitex on canvas and handmade cardboard box with newspaper clipping from Chicago Tribune 8 x 10in. (20 x 25.6cm.) Executed in 1975
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