Monday, February 11, 2008

Reverse Pointillism

If this was done the same way she did her other "Infinity Net" paintings, then the yellow is the ground that's left showing through after she painted the red.
Titled "Dots Infinity-OQOT ", this 31.6 x 39.4 in. acrylic on canvas by Yayoi Kusama sold for $84,526 US at Christie's London: Thursday, February 7, 2008 [Lot 198]Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Sale (Morning Session) Go there to review the Auction results. It's a wonderful service that Artnet provides. You can preview upcoming auctions or view past auction results.

She's been showing up quite a lot lately. Hopefully more people will be exposed to her work; she's a long-time trouper with the pointillism thing; well, dots, actually.

Image from Artnet.

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