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    HAJIME SORAYAMA (Japanese, b. 1947)
    Snake Girl
    Acrylic on board
    19.5 x 14 in.
    Signed lower right
    Famed Japanese pin-up artist Hajime Sorayama's first book, Sexy Robot, was published by Genko-sha in 1983. This celebrated collection made the airbrush master's robotic forms famous around the world. A number of his other pin-up works revolve around figures in suggestive poses, including highly realistic depictions of girls in latex and leather. His other published collections include Hajime Sorayama, Sorayama Hyper Illustrations (1 and 2), The Gynoids, Naga, and Torquere. A compendium was published as The Complete Works 1964-1999.


    Condition Report*: This piece has been framed to an overall size of 26 x 20 in. Unless otherwise noted, this lot is in good condition with only normal wear commensurate with age.
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    Auction Dates
    July, 2009
    15th Wednesday
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