KAWS, Undercover Bear (set of Black and White), 2011
Title: Undercover Bear (set of Black and White)
Medium: Sculpture Multiple
Technique: Painted cast vinyl
Classification: Limited edition
Edition size: 500 (unnumbered, reported)
Size: 15.24 x 13.97 x 13.97 cm, 5.9 x 5.5 x 5.5 in (each figure)
Markings: Stamped on base, unnumbered
Condition: Figures are pristine, no apparent condition issues. Some minor imperfections may exist given the nature of the material. Boxes have minor wear and white box has some discolouration
Provenance/Documentation: Sold in original packaging
Genre: Graffiti / Street Art
Publisher: Medicom Toy and OriginalFake, Tokyo
ABOUT THE WORK:
KAWS began producing figurines in the late 1990's, which immediately became popular with collectors of "art-toys". By dealing directly with branding, production and distribution, his toys compel their collectors to consider what the commodity-status of art objects is today. A charming collaboration between Jun Takahashi and KAWS, these two figures (one black, one white) feature Takahashi's beloved "Undercover Bear" character, holding a small KAWS "Companion" character.
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