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Mr. Dob and Flower Drawing, 2018

Original drawing done in black marker on monograph title page. Hand signed & dated by Murakami. Framed.
12 1/2 × 10 7/10 × 9/10 in
31.8 × 27.3 × 2.2 cm
This is a unique work.
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Provenance
Alpha 137 Gallery Auction

This work makes a memorable and collectible gift!
This original hand signed drawing by international …

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This work makes a memorable and collectible gift!
This original hand signed drawing by international Pop superstar Takashi Murakami drawing was acquired directly from the Modern Art Museum in Ft. Worth Texas. Authenticity guaranteed. Framed in an elegant blue wood frame with UV plexiglass. Ready to hang. This work …

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Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
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Hand Signed and dated by Takashi Murakami; Museum provenance.
Takashi Murakami
Japanese, b. 1962
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One of the most acclaimed artists to emerge from postwar Asia, Takashi Murakami—“the Warhol of Japan”—is known for his contemporary Pop synthesis of fine art and popular culture, particularly his use of a boldly graphic and colorful anime and manga cartoon style. Murakami became famous in the 1990s for his “Superflat” theory and for organizing the paradigmatic exhibition of that title, which linked the origins of contemporary Japanese visual culture to historical Japanese art. His output includes paintings, sculptures, drawings, animations, and collaborations with brands such as Louis Vuitton. “Japanese people accept that art and commerce will be blended; and in fact, they are surprised by the rigid and pretentious Western hierarchy of “high art’,” Murakami says. “In the West, it certainly is dangerous to blend the two because people will throw all sorts of stones. But that’s okay—I’m ready with my hard hat.”

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About the work
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Alpha 137 Gallery Auction

This work makes a memorable and collectible gift!
This original hand signed drawing by international …

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This work makes a memorable and collectible gift!
This original hand signed drawing by international Pop superstar Takashi Murakami drawing was acquired directly from the Modern Art Museum in Ft. Worth Texas. Authenticity guaranteed. Framed in an elegant blue wood frame with UV plexiglass. Ready to hang. This work …

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Medium
Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
Signature
Hand Signed and dated by Takashi Murakami; Museum provenance.
Takashi Murakami
Japanese, b. 1962
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One of the most acclaimed artists to emerge from postwar Asia, Takashi Murakami—“the Warhol of Japan”—is known for his contemporary Pop synthesis of fine art and popular culture, particularly his use of a boldly graphic and colorful anime and manga cartoon style. Murakami became famous in the 1990s for his “Superflat” theory and for organizing the paradigmatic exhibition of that title, which linked the origins of contemporary Japanese visual culture to historical Japanese art. His output includes paintings, sculptures, drawings, animations, and collaborations with brands such as Louis Vuitton. “Japanese people accept that art and commerce will be blended; and in fact, they are surprised by the rigid and pretentious Western hierarchy of “high art’,” Murakami says. “In the West, it certainly is dangerous to blend the two because people will throw all sorts of stones. But that’s okay—I’m ready with my hard hat.”

Mr. Dob and Flower Drawing, 2018

Original drawing done in black marker on monograph title page. Hand signed & dated by Murakami. Framed.
12 1/2 × 10 7/10 × 9/10 in
31.8 × 27.3 × 2.2 cm
This is a unique work.
Bidding closed
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