KAWS, ‘4FT Dissected Companion’, 2009, Sculpture, Fiber-reinforced plastic, Heritage Auctions
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4FT Dissected Companion, 2009

Fiber-reinforced plastic
50 × 20 1/2 × 13 in
127 × 52.1 × 33 cm
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Produced by Medicom Toy and OriginalFake, Tokyo

Condition Report: Mild surface dust; visible glue …

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KAWS
American, b. 1974
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KAWS is a multi-faceted artist straddling the worlds of art and design in his prolific body of work that ranges from paintings, murals, and large-scale sculptures to product design and toy-making. His iconic “XX” signature has its roots in the beginning of his career as a street artist in the 1990s, when he began altering found advertisements by incorporating his own masterful paintings. Evoking the sensibilities of Pop artists like Andy Warhol and Claes Oldenburg, KAWS possesses a sophisticated humor and thoughtful interplay with consumer products and collaborations with global brands. He often draws inspiration and appropriates from popular culture animations to form a unique artistic vocabulary and influential cast of hybrid cartoon and human characters.

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Produced by Medicom Toy and OriginalFake, Tokyo

Condition Report: Mild surface dust; visible glue along joints, most notably to the feet, chest, and ears; very mild scuffing, most apparent to the underside of the feet and around the mid section. Does not come with original boxes or hologram card.

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KAWS
American, b. 1974
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KAWS is a multi-faceted artist straddling the worlds of art and design in his prolific body of work that ranges from paintings, murals, and large-scale sculptures to product design and toy-making. His iconic “XX” signature has its roots in the beginning of his career as a street artist in the 1990s, when he began altering found advertisements by incorporating his own masterful paintings. Evoking the sensibilities of Pop artists like Andy Warhol and Claes Oldenburg, KAWS possesses a sophisticated humor and thoughtful interplay with consumer products and collaborations with global brands. He often draws inspiration and appropriates from popular culture animations to form a unique artistic vocabulary and influential cast of hybrid cartoon and human characters.

KAWS

4FT Dissected Companion, 2009

Fiber-reinforced plastic
50 × 20 1/2 × 13 in
127 × 52.1 × 33 cm
Bidding closed
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