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Two Flowers (Original Drawing), 2018

Drawing done in marker. hand signed and dated. Museum provenance. Elegantly matted and framed with v-groove beveled edges.
18 3/10 × 16 1/2 × 7/10 in
46.4 × 41.9 × 1.9 cm
This is a unique work.
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About the work
Provenance
Alpha 137 Gallery Auction

This original hand signed Murakami drawing has excellent museum provenance - as it was acquired …

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This original hand signed Murakami drawing has excellent museum provenance - as it was acquired directly from the Modern Art Museum in Ft. Worth Texas. The artist created this work exclusively for the museum during his 2018 retrospective. Authenticity guaranteed. Matted and framed in a gorgeous blue wood frame with …

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Medium
Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
Signature
Boldly signed and dated in black marker on recto (front).
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
Provenance
Alpha 137 Gallery Auction

This original hand signed Murakami drawing has excellent museum provenance - as it was acquired …

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This original hand signed Murakami drawing has excellent museum provenance - as it was acquired directly from the Modern Art Museum in Ft. Worth Texas. The artist created this work exclusively for the museum during his 2018 retrospective. Authenticity guaranteed. Matted and framed in a gorgeous blue wood frame with …

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Medium
Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
Signature
Boldly signed and dated in black marker on recto (front).
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.”

Two Flowers (Original Drawing), 2018

Drawing done in marker. hand signed and dated. Museum provenance. Elegantly matted and framed with v-groove beveled edges.
18 3/10 × 16 1/2 × 7/10 in
46.4 × 41.9 × 1.9 cm
This is a unique work.
Bidding closed
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