Yayoi Kusama, ‘Tulips’, 1986, SEIZAN Gallery
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Yayoi Kusama

Tulips, 1986

Screenprint
21 1/10 × 18 1/10 in
53.5 × 46 cm
Edition of 75
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Location
Tokyo, New York
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SEIZAN Gallery
Tokyo, New York

Signature: Signed, titled, dated, edition numbered at the lower margin
Edition of 75

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Yayoi Kusama
Japanese, b. 1929
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Avant-garde Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama was an influential figure in the postwar New York art scene, staging provocative happenings and exhibiting works such as her “Infinity Nets,” hallucinatory paintings of loops and dots (and physical representations of the idea of infinity). Narcissus Garden, an installation of hundreds of mirrored balls, earned Kusama notoriety at the 1966 Venice Biennale, where she attempted to sell the individual spheres to passersby. Kusama counted Donald Judd and Eva Hesse among her close friends, and is often considered an influence on Andy Warhol and a precursor to Pop art. Since her return to Japan in the 1970s, Kusama's work has continued to appeal to the imagination and the senses, including dizzying walk-in installations, public sculptures, and the "Dots Obsessions" paintings.

Yayoi Kusama, ‘Tulips’, 1986, SEIZAN Gallery
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SEIZAN Gallery
Tokyo, New York

Signature: Signed, titled, dated, edition numbered at the lower margin
Edition of 75

Medium
Yayoi Kusama
Japanese, b. 1929
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Avant-garde Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama was an influential figure in the postwar New York art scene, staging provocative happenings and exhibiting works such as her “Infinity Nets,” hallucinatory paintings of loops and dots (and physical representations of the idea of infinity). Narcissus Garden, an installation of hundreds of mirrored balls, earned Kusama notoriety at the 1966 Venice Biennale, where she attempted to sell the individual spheres to passersby. Kusama counted Donald Judd and Eva Hesse among her close friends, and is often considered an influence on Andy Warhol and a precursor to Pop art. Since her return to Japan in the 1970s, Kusama's work has continued to appeal to the imagination and the senses, including dizzying walk-in installations, public sculptures, and the "Dots Obsessions" paintings.

Yayoi Kusama

Tulips, 1986

Screenprint
21 1/10 × 18 1/10 in
53.5 × 46 cm
Edition of 75
.
Sold
Location
Tokyo, New York
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