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"Inochi doll/Version: Bob" (2009) is a rare figurative sculpture by Takashi Murakami. "Inochi doll/Version: Bob" measures 14.60 x 5.90 x 3.50 inches (37 x 25 x 9 cm). This is edition 74 of 200 is signed and numbered on the work and also on the formal certificate that accompanies the sculpture. The work is in original box and packaging, all in pristine condition. The artist created the original version of “Inochi Doll” when he was inspired by P3, a robot developed by Honda and the movie, "A.I." and was first exhibited at Blum & Poe Gallery, California, U.S. and then re-sized and editioned the work with several named versions.

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The seller has recorded the following condition for this lot:
Patina
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Area
Image The central image area, composition, or focal point; the area inside the margins/plate marks.
Margin Areas bordering the central image, outside the plate marks, or the perimeter area.
Edge The farthest edge of the object.
Verso The reverse/back of the object.



Degree
Minor An existing condition which generally does not involve risk of loss.
Moderate Noticeable damage, increasing in severity and/or size; should be monitored or corrected by a conservator.
Major Distinct, recognizable damage; the stability of the work is questionable and risk is a factor. Requires the attention of a conservator.
Extreme Advanced and severe damage; work is insecure and at great risk.

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Provenance:
  • The Publisher. Purchased directly from KaiKai KiKi Co. by present owner.
  • Pickup Location: South Africa
  • Shipping Dimensions: 14.6 x 5.9 x 3.5 in. (37.08 x 14.99 x 8.89 cm.)
Accepted: Wire Transfer
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