Lot 12
  • 12

Yayoi Kusama

700,000 - 1,000,000 USD
758,500 USD
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  • Yayoi Kusama
  • Stamens Sorrow
  • signed, titled in English or Japanese and dated 1985 on the underside of each box

  • fabric covered wood box constructions with filled cotton, wire stamens and spray paint in 120 parts


Robert Miller Gallery, New York
Acquired by the present owner from the above in October 1996


Tokyo, The Sogetsu Museum Tokyo; Niigata, Niigata City Art Museum, Yayoi Kusama, September - December 1992, pl. 62, illustrated in color
Venice, 45th Biennale di Venezia, Giappone - Yayoi Kusama, June - October 1993, cat. no. 7, p. 119
Nagano, Shimano Art Museum, Yayoi Kusama, April - May 1994, cat. no. 55, n.p., illustrated in color
Tokyo, Fuji Television Gallery, Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Explosion, June 1996, pl. 19, illustrated in color
New York, Robert Miller Gallery, Yayoi Kusama: Recent Work, September - October 1996, n.p., illustrated in color
Ridgefield, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Best of the Season 1996 - 1997, September 1997 - January 1998, n. p., illustrated in color
Gainesville, University of Florida, Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art; Knoxville, Knoxville Museum of Art; Athens, University of Georgia, Georgia Museum of Art; Norfolk, The Chrysler Museum of Art; Purchase, Neuberger Museum, Inner Eye, March 1998 - April 2000, p. 37, illustrated in color and illustrated in color on the front and back cover
Peekskill, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Repetition, June 2004 - January 2005


Yayoi Kusama, Driving Image, Tokyo, 1986, pp. 90-91, illustrated in color