480
480
Yayoi Kusama
PUMPKIN
Estimate
150,000200,000
LOT SOLD. 325,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
480
Yayoi Kusama
PUMPKIN
Estimate
150,000200,000
LOT SOLD. 325,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Art Day Auction

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New York

Yayoi Kusama
B. 1929
PUMPKIN
signed, titled in Hiragana and dated 1995 on the reverse
acrylic on canvas
6 1/4 by 9 in. 15.9 by 22.9 cm.
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This work is registered with Yayoi Kusama Inc.

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 

Contemporary Art Day Auction

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New York