Girl Embracing A Butterfly
Artwork: Girl Embracing A Butterfly
Size: 116 x 91 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1961
Marks: Signed and dated 61 in english; signed and titled in japanese on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Collection of the artist, Japan; Private Collection, Japan (by descent from the previous); Acquired directly from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Kanagawa, The Hiratsuka Museum of Art, The Avantgarde Pop Art by Key Hiraga, the Contemporary Painter, 2000, p. 18, no. 1, illustrated in colour; New York, Bonhams, The Spirit of Burai: The Life and Times of Key Hiraga, 2018, p. 13, no. 18, illustrated in colour (also illustrated on the catalogue cover)

Bonhams London

Date: 2018-06-27
Lot Number: 5