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Fish Eyes - Sixth of Ten Brothers

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Since she first began making art in 1997, Chinatsu Ban has developed a singular aesthetic style, creating paintings and drawings of elephants and human figures that are rendered delicately and with a childlike touch, yet her depictions are tinged with psychological edge. Irresistibly...

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Inscription

Signature painted on the base of the Poop reading: "Chinatsu Ban 2005."

Provenance

The Artist, with Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY, 2005; sold to Mr. Charles Bronfman, September 20, 2005; gift to Museum, 2007 (Accession date: March 21, 2007)

Credit Line

Gift of a Private Collection, New York

Copyright

Courtesy Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York ©2005 Chinatsu Ban/Kaikai Kiki Co., Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

2005

Dimensions

Elephant: 28 3/4 x 28 x 49 inches Poop: 14 1/2 x 16 inches diameter

Accession Number

2007.252.1-2

Medium or Technique

Fiberglass, acrylic paint

Collections

Contemporary Art

Classifications

Sculpture