Artwork: Birds
Size: 51.2 x 65.7 cm
Medium: Ink, gouache, pastel and collage on paper
Creation year: 1980
Marks: Signed and dated '1980 Yayoi Kusama' lower right; further signed, titled [in Japanese] and dated 'Yayoi Kusama 'Birds' 1980' on the reverse
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Sotheby's, Olympia, 18 June 2007, lot 684; Private Collection, Europe; Phillips, London, 30 June 2010, lot 271; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Hong Kong, Sotheby's, Yayoi Kusama. Blooms In My Mind, 19 May - 31 May 2012, no. 4, p. 18 (illustrated)

Phillips London

Date: 2019-03-08
Lot Number: 105
Low Estimate: $52180 [+37%]
High Estimate: $78270 [-8%]
Hammer Price: $71748
Sold For: $89685
Notes: This work is accompanied by a registration card issued by the Yayoi Kusama studio