Fuyuki Maehara, Group of works: raiser, hair thinner, lighter, with signed and sealed box
Lot 2421
Maehara Fuyuki (b. 1962)
Ikkoku (One Moment), 2009
US$ 25,000 - 35,000
£15,000 - 21,000
Auction Details
Fuyuki Maehara, Group of works: raiser, hair thinner, lighter, with signed and sealed box
Lot Details
Maehara Fuyuki (b. 1962)
Ikkoku (One Moment), 2009
An assembled trompe l'oeil sculpture of wood and oil paint with original wooden box; comprising four objects finely carved from wood and arranged to evoke memories of a day at a barber shop, including a razor, hair thinning scissors and an old fashioned cigarette lighter resting on a shelf of simulated marble painted with realistic cup rings and a few stains [4 pieces]

The self-made tomobako with the inside of the lid signed in ink Maehara Fuyuki followed by a red seal reading fu

24 1/4in (61.5cm) width of shelf
10 7/8in (27.9cm)length of wooden box

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    Fuyuki Maehara: Wooden Sculpture, exhibition catalog, Nagano, The Obuse Museum & The Nakajima Chinami Gallery, Japan, 2008

    Provenance:
    purchased from the artist
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