504
504
Kusama Yayoi
PUMPKIN
Estimate
1,000,0002,000,000
LOT SOLD. 1,625,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
504
Kusama Yayoi
PUMPKIN
Estimate
1,000,0002,000,000
LOT SOLD. 1,625,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Art

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Hong Kong

Kusama Yayoi
B. 1929
PUMPKIN
signed in English, titled in Japanese and dated 1991 on the reverse
acrylic on canvas
18 by 14 cm; 7 by 5½ in. 
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Provenance

Private Collection 
Ravenel Auction, Hong Kong, 28 November 2011, lot 60
Acquired by the present owner from the above sale

This work is accompanied with an artwork registration card issued by the artist's studio.

Catalogue Note

"Just as Bodhidharma spent ten years facing a stone wall, I spent as much as a month facing a single pumpkin. I regretted even having to take time to sleep."

 – Kusama Yayoi

Contemporary Art

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Hong Kong