Isamu Noguchi - Design London Wednesday, June 30, 2021 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Private collection, Japan

  • Literature

    Isamu Noguchi, Isamu Noguchi: Space of Akari & Stone, San Francisco, 1986, pp. 47-48
    Nancy Grove and Diane Botnick, The Sculpture of Isamu Noguchi, 1924-1979: A Catalogue, New York, 1980, cat. no. 830 33N


'Akari' light sculpture, model no. 33N

circa 1968
Japanese mulberry bark paper, bamboo, painted metal.
162.5 cm (63 7/8 in.) drop, 48 cm (18 7/8 in.) diameter
Manufactured by Ozeki & Co., Gifu, Japan. Shade stamped with artist’s ideograph. Together with original box stamped №33/N.

£2,000 - 3,000 Ω

Contact Specialist

Antonia King

Head of Sale, Design



London Auction 30 June 2021