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Lot Details

Released in 2001, this rare skate deck represents a collaboration between famed Japanese artists Yoshitomo Nara and Takashi Murakami. This deck is signed in black ink marker by both Nara and Murakami, making it highly desireable. This work is in excellent condition, taken out of shrink wrap so that both artists could sign the underside of the deck. (please see image)measuring 31 x 8 x 2 inches (78.7 x 20.3 x 5.1 cm). Edition: Limited.

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The seller has recorded the following condition for this lot:
Surface Abrasions / Scratches
Area: Other area
Location: Other location
Notes: Around the eight holes in the left and right, there is a wound with metal fittings for the exhibition.
Degree: Minor

Definition Key
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. Present Collection, Japan.
  • Pickup Location: Japan
  • Shipping Dimensions: 31 x 8 x 2 in. (78.74 x 20.32 x 5.08 cm.)
Accepted: Wire Transfer
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