Oval Seated Atop a Cosmos Ball, Peter Norton Family Christmas Project 2000

Takashi Murakami, Japanese, born 1962

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2000

Plastic and vinyl; with a mini CD-ROM with music by Zak Yumiko

Overall: 10 1/2 × 7 3/8 × 8 in. (26.7 × 18.7 × 20.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of the Director of the Hood Museum of Art

S.2000.53

Geography/Culture

Asia, East Asia, Japan

Period

21st century

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, on bottom side of base, upper left: [in a circle] Peter Norton Family Christmas Project; inscribed, within circle: 2000; inscribed, lower right: by Takashi Murakami; inscribed, lower left: Produced by / CUBE||Compact Disc is inscribed: peter norton family / christmas project / 2000 [oval figure] takashi murakami / music by zakyumiko / hiropan factory

Exhibition History

Introduction to the History of Art II, 1500 to present, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, ArtH2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 24-March 14, 2004.

Critical Faculties: Teaching with the Hood's Collections, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 15-March 13, 2005.

Churchill P. Lathrop Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, April 15-May 20, 2003.

A Space for Dialogue 69, Art in Motion: A Deeper Look at the Animated Figure and Its Presence in Contemporary Works, Kayla Gilbert, Class of 2012, Homma Family Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 31-May 13, 2012.

A Space for Dialogue 19, Playing Around with Art, Dianne Choie, Class of 2004, Education Department Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 27-May 23, 2004.

Publication History

Kayla Gilbert, A Space for Dialogue 69, Art in Motion: A Deeper Look at the Animated Figure and Its Presence in Contemporary Works, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2012, p. 4, no. 6.

Dianne Choie, A Space for Dialogue 19, Playing Around with Art, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2004, ill. cover.

Provenance

Commissioned for the 2000 Peter Norton Family Christmas Project; given to the Director of the Hood Museum of Art, 2000; given to the present collection, 2000.

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