• Phillips to Auction Rare Yoshitomo Nara Painting in Hong Kong

    13 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Following a record-breaking $25 million USD sale at Sotheby's last October, Yoshitomo Nara 's works continue to attract collectors with Phillips set to auction one of the artist's most rare pieces. Titled Hot House Doll, in the White Room III , the 1995 work portrays Nara's signature child-like subject which he developed in Germany during the early stages of his career. That very same year when the painting was created, Nara gained international prominence as he helmed his first exhibition with Blum & Poe Gallery and followed up with a show at Tokyo's SCAI the Bathhouse institution. “The...
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