Artwork: Untitled
Size: 40.7 x 32 cm
Medium: Tar, sand and glue on layered newspapers
Creation year: 1951
Marks: Signed; signed in Japanese on the reverse and dated Showa 26 1951 in Japanese on the overlap
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : This work is registered in the archive of the Shozo Shimamoto Association, Nishinomiya and Naples, under no. 1, and is accompanied by a photo-certificate of authenticity
Provenance: Private Collection, Japan; Acquired directly from the previous by the present owner in 2005
Exhibition history: Lugano, Museo Cantonale d'Arte, Gutai: dipingere con il tempo e lo spazio, 2010-2011, p. 70, no. 28, illustrated in colour; Antwerp, Axel Vervoordt Gallery, Shozo Shimamoto, 2012, n.p., illustrated in colour

Bonhams London

Date: 2017-03-08
Lot Number: 18
Notes: This work is accompanied by a photo-certificate of authenticity signed by the artist