Lot 480
  • 480

YAYOI KUSAMA | Pumpkin

Estimate
150,000 - 200,000 USD
Sold
325,000 USD
bidding is closed

Description

  • Yayoi Kusama
  • Pumpkin
  • signed, titled in Hiragana and dated 1995 on the reverse
  • acrylic on canvas

Provenance

Private Collection
Mainichi Auction, Tokyo, 21 April 2018, Lot 201
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner 

Catalogue Note

“The first time I ever saw a pumpkin was when I was in elementary school and went with my grandfather to visit a big seed-harvesting ground...and there it was: a pumpkin the size of a man’s head...It immediately began speaking to me in a most animated manner." Yayoi Kusama 



This work is registered with Yayoi Kusama Inc.
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