Lot 227 Ravenel Autumn Auction 2022 Taipei

Ravenel Autumn Auction 2022 Taipei

A Gift from White Horse (diptych)

Tomoko NAGAI (Japanese, 1982)


Oil, acrylic, color spray on canvas

227.5 x 364 cm


TWD 1,800,000-3,800,000

HKD 447,000-943,000

USD 56,900-120,200

CNY 404,000-852,000

Sold Price

TWD 4,800,000

HKD 1,221,374

USD 156,914

CNY 1,103,448


Signed on the reverse Tomoko NAGAI in English, titled A Gift from White Horse in Japanese and dated 2008

This lot is to be sold with a certificate of authenticity issued by Tomio Koyama Gallery


Tomoko NAGAI was born in 1982 in Aichi, Japan, and completed her studies at the Aichi University of the Arts in 2006. Her works are set in a forest or at home, further composed with animals such as bears, cats and horses, children and colourful trees and mushrooms.

In this sale, Ravenel offers a large scale diptych, A Gift from White Horse. It was composed with typical subjects in multiple settings in a unique space, similar to a theater setting designed for various scenes of a story. The artist specializes in creating a unique atmosphere for her story. With a similar setting as a theatrical musical, she experimented with various media such as crayons, spray paint, pen, aquarelle and acrylic paint. Such a composition initiates multifarious scenes and possibilities throughout the journeys created by the artist.

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Modern & Contemporary Art

Ravenel Autumn Auction 2022 Taipei

Sunday, December 4, 2022, 2:00pm