Artist: Yoshitomo Nara
Size: 29.4 x 20.9 cm
Medium: Pencil and crayon on paper
Creation year: 1996
Marks: Signed with artist's signature, dated '96' (lower right)
Provenance: Gallery Hakutosha, Nagoya, Japan; You Are Not Alone - Yoshitomo Nara Works from the Kurokochi Collection, Sotheby's Hong Kong, 5 April 2013, Lot 818; Private Collection, Asia (acquired at the previous sale by the present owner)
Exhibition history: Nagoya, Japan, Gallery Hakutosha, Hothouse Fresh, January- February 1996; Yokohama, Japan, Yokohama Museum of Art, Yoshitomo Nara: I Don't Mind,If You Forget Me, August- October, 2001. This exhibition later travelled to Ashiya, Japan, Ashiya City Museum of Art & History, January- March, 2002; Hiroshima, Japan, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary, April - June, 2002; Asahikawa, Japan, Hokkaido Asahikawa Museum of Art, June- August, 2002; Hirosaki, Japan, Yoshii Brick Brewhouse, August - September, 2002; Yokohama, Japan, Yokohama Museum of Art, Works by Nara Yoshitomo in Yokohama Museum of Art Collection, January - March 2011.
Lot Number: 479