Modern & Contemporary Evening Auction, including the Ralph I. Goldenberg Collection

Modern & Contemporary Evening Auction, including the Ralph I. Goldenberg Collection

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Yayoi Kusama

The Sea in the Evening Glow (B) Facing the Imminent Death

Auction Closed

June 25, 06:56 PM GMT

Estimate

900,000 - 1,200,000 GBP

Lot Details

Description

Yayoi Kusama

b. 1929


The Sea in the Evening Glow (B) Facing the Imminent Death

signed, titled in Japanese and dated 1990 (on the reverse)

acrylic on canvas

161.5 by 130.5 cm. 63⅝ by 51⅜ in.

Executed in 1990.


This work is accompanied by a registration card issued by YAYOI KUSAMA Inc.

Fuji TV Gallery, Tokyo

Private Collection, Japan

Sotheby’s, New York, 18 November 1998, lot 303 (consigned by the above)

Acquired from the above by the present owner