Private Sales – Takashi Murakami X Complexcon – Mr Dob (Set of 2)

Private Sales - Takashi Murakami X Complexcon – Mr Dob (Set of 2) - 2016  

Takashi Murakami x ComplexCon Mr DOB Figure By BAIT x SWITCH Collectibles (gold + original 2 Pack)To celebrate the Complexcon 2016 event in Long Beach, CA, Takashi Murakami teamed up with Bait and Bait's long term partner Switch on one of the famous character from Takashi' artwork - Mr Dob. The vinyl figures were made by Switch Collectibles and the printing by hand individually. The original color edition red/blue is limited to 750 and the gold edition is limited to only 250. These figures were available for pre-order at Complexcon in the first day and Bait's online store. They sold out immediately.

Mr Dob, the whimsical, sharp-toothed character is Murakami's first signature creation inspired by the anime (animated film) and manga (comic book) characters that have achieved cult status in Japanese youth culture. His name is a contraction of the Japanese slang expression "dobojite," or "why?" and it is literally spelled out in his facial features and appendages, ensuring we recognize him in spite of his ever-changing appearance.

Medium: Vinyl, individually hand printed. In the original boxes.
Size: 23,5 cm tall and 27,5 cm wide,
Weight approx 5 kg each
Limited edition of 750 (red/blue)
Limited edition of 250 (gold)
Unsigned unnumbered
Price: €3,500

This limited edition Takashi Murakami Mr Dob set is available at  New Art Editions

Condition: The work is in a mint condition. No condition issues. The presentation boxes have very some light scuffs.
Provenance: Acquired from the publisher by the present owner.
Location of the work: Germany
Buyers premium: 0%
Buyer is responsible for the delivery of the work.
Duration of the sale:  22nd November  -  7th December, 2018

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