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Synthetic polymer paint on canvas
This work is in good condition overall. There is minor surface accretion and occasional pin holes caused by trapped air which are in line with the artist's method of execution. Occasional minor blanching is also observed. Please refer to the Contemporary department for a third party professional condition report. "In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
194 by 258.3 cm; 76⅜ by 101⅝ in.
Atsuko Tanaka: Search for an Unknown Aesthetic, 1954-2000, Ashiya City Museum of Art and History, Ashiya City, Japan, 2001, p. 183, cat. no. 220 Atsuko Tanaka: Catalogue Raisonné, Galleria Col, Osaka, Japan, 2015, pp. 324-325
Estate of the artist Private Asian Collection Acquired by the present owner from the above
Property from an important private asian collection
1932 - 2005