Markings: Signed, titled, dated and numbered on the front
Condition: Excellent, with some minor tape residue where previously framed
Provenance/Documentation: Authenticated by the Kusama Studio
Genre: Japanese Contemporary
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ABOUT THE WORK:
Exploring the themes of obsession, accumulation and repetition, “Hat-S (Kusama 19)” encapsulates the very concept of Kusama’s oeuvre. The use of dots, a prevalent leitmotif throughout her oeuvre, relate performative gesture as well as the artist’s own preoccupations with the pattern, their inspiration being drawn from a number of the artist’s hallucinatory episodes. In this work she revisits the subject of domestic items, a topic she purportedly claims inspired Claes Oldenburg’s (Swedish-American, b. 1929) soft sculptural works.
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