Cosmos Offset Lithograph Print by Takashi Murakami TM/KK Hand-Pulled Print on Custom Framed Satin Wove Fine Art Paper Limited Edition Graffiti Street Pop Artwork.
2000 Signed & Numbered Limited Edition of 300 Artwork Size 23.5x23.5 Framed 32x32
Takashi Murakami (b. 1962) Cosmos, 2000 Offset lithograph in colors on smooth wove paper 23-3/8 x 23-3/8 inches (59.4 x 59.4 cm) (sheet) Ed. 125/300 Signed and numbered in ink lower right Published by Kaikai Kiki Co. Ltd., Tokyo Print Grade: 10/10 Matted and framed under acrylic. No apparent condition issues. Not examined out of frame. Framed Dimensions 32 X 32 Inches
The "Cosmos" offset lithograph print by Takashi Murakami, created in collaboration with Kaikai Kiki in 2001, is a fine example of the Japanese artist's unique and influential work. Murakami is known for his signature "Superflat" style, which is characterized by a blend of Japanese pop culture, traditional art, and Ms Flower flowers.. In the "Cosmos" print, Murakami explores the concept of the universe, with vibrant colors, bold lines, and intricate patterns. The artwork is populated by his iconic Ms FLowerand motifs, such as smiling flowers and vines, which are deeply rooted in Japanese manga, anime, and the otaku subculture. As an offset lithograph print, the piece is created using a printing technique that involves transferring an inked image from a plate to a rubber blanket and then onto the final printing surface, usually paper. This process allows for high-quality reproductions of the original artwork, making it more accessible to a wider audience. The "Cosmos" print is a sought-after piece by collectors and fans of Takashi Murakami's work. It showcases the artist's incredible ability to merge traditional and contemporary elements, creating a visually striking representation of the universe that is uniquely his own.