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LotPageArtistTitleRevised Contents
2117Fernand LegerBonne pensee du matin/ Phrases, from 'Les Illuminations'[Edition Revision] aside from the book edition of 395
10458ChristoValley Curtain, Project for ColoradoNO LOT
12068Yoshitomo NaraCosmic Girl - Eyes Open/ Eyes Closed[Addition] both with a few horizontal pressure marks, 'Eyes Open' with a handling crease in the lower right corner, otherwise in good condition
12470Takashi MurakamiDoraemon: We Came to the Field of Flowers Through Anywhere door[Year Revision] 2019
17297Kumi SugaiWork[Year Revision] 1966
206123Pierre AlechinskyQui tournent en plasir[Mediam Revision] acrylic on paper (papier maroufle) mounted on canvas
[Addition] sold with a certificate by the artist
220131Key HiragaCandy[Mediam Revision] acrylic on canvas
Mallet Japan and Mallet International will be closed for national holidays from April 27th to May 6th and reopen on Tuesday, May 7th.
We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your kind understanding.
■Auction info
Thursday 16 May at 3:00 pm JST

■Corresponding Local Times
New York: Thursday 16 May from 2:00 am EST
London: Thursday 16 May from 7:00 am GMT
Paris: Thursday 16 May from 8:00 am CET

■Auction Preview
Monday 13 May 10:00 am – 6:00 pm JST
Tuesday 14 May 10:00 am – 6:00 pm JST
Wednesday 15 May 10:00 am – 3:00 pm JST
*Please note that the preview will end at 3:00 pm on Wednesday

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■YouTube Live
The auction will be streamed live on YouTube
LotPageArtistTitleRevised Contents
14090Takashi MurakamiVapor Trail in the Blue Summer Skythe work is not framed
196121Bernard CathelinWorkNO LOT
245151Hamada Kiyoshi96-8-30[Addition] its authenticity has been kindly confirmed by the artist
[Technique Revision] gauche and scratches on paper
245151Hamada Kiyoshi96-8-12[Addition] its authenticity has been kindly confirmed by the artist
246151Hamada KiyoshiNo.25NO LOT
266165Feng ZhengjieChinese Portrait 2004 no. XX[Provenance Deleted]
■Auction info
Thursday 28 February at 3:00 pm JST

■Corresponding Local Times
New York: Thursday 28 February from 1:00 am EST
London: Thursday 28 February from 6:00 am GMT
Paris: Thursday 28 February from 7:00 am CET

■Auction Preview
Monday 25 February 10:00 am – 6:00 pm JST
Tuesday 26 February 10:00 am – 6:00 pm JST
Wednesday 27 February 10:00 am – 3:00 pm JST
*Please note that the preview will end at 3:00 pm on Wednesday

■Location of Auction Preview
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■YouTube Live
The auction will be streamed live on YouTube
2018/12/19  Winter Holiday Schedule
Mallet Japan will be closed for the winter holidays from Saturday December 29th 2018 and will be reopening on Wednesday January 9th 2019.

We will respond to any enquiries or correspondence upon our return. Thank you for your understanding.



Our next auction will be on Thursday February 28th 2019.
LotPageArtistTitleRevised Contents
48Paul GauguinGauguin par Charles Morice[Medium Revision] an illustrated book with several photogravures
6934Eduardo ChillidaOnward[Revision] light staining, skinning and pale soiling along the upper edge, with pale mat staining and soiling on the reverse, otherwise in good condition
10757Paul SignacVenise. Le Rédempteur[Title Revision] Venise. Le Rédempteur
[Medium Revision] ink on paper mounted on board
[Size Revision] 64.2×80.0cm
[Year Addition] executed in 1908
11561Yasuo KazukiTOLEDO[Addition] sold with a certificate by Fumiko Kazuki and Shiro Fujita
13372Jean-Pierre CassigneulLes tulipes[Addition] sold with a certificate by the artist
14279Kokuta SudaAbstract[Addition] sold with a certificate by the Kokuta Suda Authentication Committee
210136Sadamasa MotonagaPink and Blue are flowing[Addition] signed and dated (lower right)
238153Takeo YamaguchiWork[Addition] sold with a registration card by the Takeo Yamaguchi Artwork Registration Association
■Auction info
Friday 7 December at 3:00 pm JST

■Corresponding Local Times
New York: Friday 7 December from 1:00 am EST
London: Friday 7 December from 6:00 am GMT
Paris: Friday 7 December from 7:00 am CET

■Auction Preview
Tuesday 4 December 10:00 am – 6:00 pm JST
Wednesday 5 December 10:00 am – 6:00 pm JST
Thursday 6 December 10:00 am – 3:00 pm JST
*Please note that the preview will end at 3:00 pm on Thursday.

■Location of Auction Preview
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■YouTube Live
The auction will be streamed live on YouTube






LotPageArtistTitleRevised Contents
13569Charles François DaubignyLandscapeNO LOT
15178Toko ShinodaWorkNO LOT
16385André CottavozBouquet Blancsold with a certificate by Mme. Hélène Cottavoz
17991Zbigniew MakowskiWorkNO LOT
18091Zbigniew MakowskiWorkNO LOT
■Auction info
Thursday 27 September at 3:00 pm JST

■Corresponding Local Times
New York: Thursday 27 September from 2:00 am EST
London: Thursday 27 September from 7:00 am GMT
Paris: Thursday 27 September from 8:00 am CET

■Auction Preview
Monday 24 September 10:00 am – 6:00 pm JST
Tuesday 25 September 10:00 am – 6:00 pm JST
Wednesday 26 September 10:00 am – 3:00 pm JST
*Please note that the preview will end at 3:00 pm on Wednesday

■Location of Auction Preview
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■YouTube Live
The auction will be streamed live on YouTube
2018/08/02  Summer Holiday Schedule
Mallet Japan will be closed for the summer holidays from Saturday August 11th 2018 and will be reopening on Monday August 20th 2018.

We will respond to any enquiries or correspondence upon our return. Thank you for your understanding.

Our next auction will be on Thursday September 27th 2018.

LotPageArtistTitleRevised Contents
14591André BauchantWork[Title Revision] Ancien Château dans la vallée
[Size Revision] 34.0×30.0cm
[Addition] sold with a certificate by M. Olivier Lorquin
14691André BauchantGirls Walking[Title Revision] Quatre Femmes dans un paysage
[Size Revision] 37.0×45.0cm
[Addition] sold with a certificate by M. Olivier Lorquin
14892André CottavozLes tulips rouge et blanches[Revision] the authenticity of this work has been kindly confirmed by M. Florent Cottavoz/ sold with a certificate by Mme. Hélène Cottavoz
193123Chung Sang-Hwa Untitled NO LOT
207132Atsuhiko MisawaANIMAL[Medium Revision] paper, adhesive material, paint, mixed media
■Auction info
Thursday 19 July at 3:00 pm JST

■Corresponding Local Times
New York: Thursday 19 July from 2:00 am EST
London: Thursday 19 July from 7:00 am GMT
Paris: Thursday 19 July from 8:00 am CET

■Auction Preview
Monday 16 July 10:00 am – 6:00 pm JST
Tuesday 17 July 10:00 am – 6:00 pm JST
Wednesday 18 Julu 10:00 am – 3:00 pm JST
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■Location of Auction Preview
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LotPageArtistTitleRevised Contents
1012Kaii HigashiyamaBlue Lake[Addition] time staining on the reverse
3823Wassily KandinskyKleine Welten X[Edition Revision] from the edition of 200 (there were also 30 on Japon)
7241Andy WarholFlowers[Addition] foxmarks in places and a handling crease on the reverse
7544Andy WarholJohn Wayne, from ‘Cowboys and Indians’[Revision] minor mat staining along the sheet edge on both sides, a pale foxmark and minor soiling in the lower right area, otherwise in very good condition
13883Gustave CourbetForêt de Fontainebleau, le Chêne de Béranger[Addition] This work will be included in the Tome III of the forthcoming catalogue raisonne being prepared for publishing in 2019 by the Institut Gustave Courbet
14489Kokuta SudaYouths at Hadaka Matsuri/ Two Monks[Addition] framed
14589Kokuta SudaSelf-Portrait[Addition] framed
14689Kokuta SudaThe Landscape of Daiwa[Addition] framed
14790Takeo YamaguchiWork/ Work/ Work[Addition] sold with a registration card by the Takeo Yamaguchi Artwork Registration Association
15292Yuji TezukaSunset[Addition] Exhibited added
15695Kokuta SudaAbstract[Addition] sold with a certificate of authenticity
[Size Revision] 65.0×52.0cm
[Name Revision] Abstract
16298Kokuta SudaAbstract[Addition] framed
193115Genichiro InokumaOld Nara[Revision] 1957
■Auction info
Thursday 17 May at 3:00 pm JST

■Corresponding Local Times
New York: Thursday 17 May from 2:00 am EST
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Paris: Thursday 17 May from 8:00 am CET

■Auction Preview
Monday 14 May 10:00 am – 6:00 pm JST
Tuesday 15 May 10:00 am – 6:00 pm JST
Wednesday 16 May 10:00 am – 3:00 pm JST
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LotPageArtistTitleRevised Contents
11060Christopher Wool & Félix González-TorresUntitled (Poster)[Title] Untitled (Poster)
[Addition] an exhibition poster for the artists’ joint exhibition for Printed Matter in Dia, New York
12367On KawaraOne Million Years
(Past and Future)
[Revision] the complete set of ten unopened CDs, five ‘Past’ and five ‘Future’ (running time of 74 minutes each)
14484Takashi MurakamiJellyfish Eyes[Catalogue Image] http://www.mallet.co.jp/auction/new/data/20180308/tumb/144-01.jpg
251153Tomio MikiEAR[Addition] sold with a certificate by the Tomio Miki Authentication Committee issued by the Japan Art Dealers Association
2017/12/25  Winter Holiday Schedule
Mallet Japan will be closed for the winter holidays from Friday December 29th 2017 and will be reopening on Wednesday January 10th 2018.

We will respond to any enquiries or correspondence upon our return. Thank you for your understanding.



Our next auction will be on Thursday March 8th 2018.
Thank you very much for your continued interest in our auctions.

The date of our next auction has been changed, and the deadline for consignments extended.

If you are considering consigning to our first auction of 2018, please do not hesitate to contact us via email or telephone.



New Consignment Deadline:22nd January 2018(Mon)

New Auction Date:8th March 2018(Thurs)


































































Lot Page Artist Title Revised Contents
75 43 Roy Lichtenstein Bicentennial Print [Addition] yellow slightly attenuated
106 59 Christo Surrounded Islands, Project for Biscayne Bay, Greater Miami, Florida [Revision] Part 1 signed in pencil


[Revision] each inscribed ‘Part 1’ and ‘Part 2’ respectively and numbered 107/125

161 87 Raoul Dufy Bouquet aux clématites [Revision] watercolour and gouache on paper
175 97 Takeo Yamaguchi Work/ Work/ Work [Addition] sold with a registration card by the Takeo Yamaguchi Artwork Registration Association
203 113 Aiko Miyawaki Work [Addition] sold with a certificate by the Aiko Miyawaki Atelier
211 96 Yasuo Sumi Work ‘Joy’ [Addition] sold with a certificate by the Yasuo Sumi Archive


[Revision] ink, enamel and lacquer spray on canvas

213 97 Aiko Miyawaki Work [Addition] sold with a certificate by the Aiko Miyawaki Atelier
235 98 Keiichi Tanaami Work [Revision] signed (lower area), signed again (on the reverse)
From December 2017, Mallet Auction will be closed on the Saturday following an auction.

We will be open as usual on the Friday after the auction.

All correspondence and assistance with shipping and payments will resume on Monday.

Thank you very much for your understanding.
●Date and Time

7th December, 2017 (Thu) 15:00 JST

●Auction Preview

4th December, 2017 (Mon) 10:00~18:00 JST
5th December, 2017 (Tue) 10:00~18:00 JST
6th December, 2017 (Wed) 10:00~15:00 JST
*Please note that the preview will end at 15:00 on Wednesday.

●Location of Auction Preview

Mallet Japan Auction House, Tokyo, Japan
2017/09/29  Summer Holiday Schedule
Mallet Japan will be closed for the summer holidays from Friday August 11th 2017 and will be reopening on Monday August 21st 2017.

We will respond to any enquiries or correspondence upon our return. Thank you for your understanding.

Our next auction will be on Thursday September 28th 2017.
LotPageArtistTitleRevised Contents
4931Various ArtistsVERVE Nos. 1-38[Revision] the complete set of 25 volumes of Verve
10361Tomoo GokitaDance Party[Revision] numbered 26/35
10562Hiroshi SugimotoTime Exposed[Revision] not signed on the justification

[Revision] image in lower right of P.62 of the catalogue is incorrect

16898Tamiji KitagawaHachimantairaRemoved from sale
17299Shiko MunakataShokuhikakuzakkazuRemoved from sale
185107Friedrich MeckseperDer festliche PavillonRemoved from sale
186108Raoul DufyLangres[Addition] sold with a certificate by Mme Fanny Guillon-Laffaille
198112Jean JansemJeune fille main sur la hanche[Title] Jeune fille main sur la hanche

[Addition] executed circa 1972

[Addition] This work has been kindly confirmed by Mme Flora Jansem

254145Takesada MatsutaniÉCRITURE 96-5-11[Revision] executed in 1996
225127Aiko MiyawakiWork[Addition] sold with a certificate by the Aiko Miyawaki Atelier
●Date and Time

28th September, 2017 (Thu) 15:00 JST

●Auction Preview

25th September, 2017 (Mon) 10:00~18:00 JST
26th September, 2017 (Tue) 10:00~18:00 JST
27th September, 2017 (Wed) 10:00~15:00 JST
*Please note that the preview will end at 15:00 on Wednesday.

●Location of Auction Preview

Mallet Japan Auction House, Tokyo, Japan
Please note that from July 2017 the commission fee for Mallet Auction will change.

New Commission Fee

16.2% of the hammer price will be added on to the final hammer price on a per-lot basis.

Example) If the hammer price is 1,500,000 JPY

Hammer Price: 1,500,000 JPY+Commission Fee: 243,000 JPY = Total Purchase Price: 1,743,000 JPY

Previous Commission Fees

When the hammer price was up to and including 1 million JPY, 16.2% of the hammer price was added on to the final hammer price on a per-lot basis

When the hammer price was over 1 million JPY, 16.2% of 1 million JPY plus 10.8% of the amount above 1 million JPY was added on to the final hammer price on a per-lot basis

Example) If the hammer price was 1,500,000 JPY

Hammer Price: 1,500,000 JPY+Commission Fees: 216,000 JPY = Total Purchase Price: 1,716,000 JPY

(Please note that no Japanese taxes will be imposed on purchases made by overseas customers)
●Date and Time

13th July, 2017 (Thu) 15:00 JST

●Auction Preview

10th July, 2017 (Mon) 10:00~18:00 JST
11th July, 2017 (Tue) 10:00~18:00 JST
12th July, 2017 (Wed) 10:00~15:00 JST
*Please note that the preview will end at 15:00 on Wednesday.

●Location of Auction Preview

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LotPageArtistTitleRevised Contents
114-12177-78Shuzo TakiguchiWork[Provenance] Private collection, Tokyo
169109Paul AizpiriBouquet[Addition] sold with a certificate by Les Archives de l’Association Aizpiri
176115Toko ShinodaAfter The Rain[Addition] sold with a certificate by the Toko Shinoda Authentication Committee
201137Pablo PicassoNature morte a la pasteque[Condition] light and time staining, with mat staining, pale soiling, foxing, four tape remains and a surface cut to the paper on the reverse, otherwise in good condition
163107Jean JansemVenise[Technique] oil on paper mounted on canvas
2017/04/24  170427 Bidding Deadlines
Please note that all required documentation for bidders must be received by 18:00 JST on Wednesday 26th April.

Telephone bids must be received a day earlier, at 18:00 JST on Tuesday 25th April.

If you have any questions about what is required to make a bid, please email us at art@mallet.co.jp, or give us a call at +81-3-5635-1777
2016/12/28  Winter Holiday Schedule
Mallet Japan will be closed for the winter holidays from Thursday December 29th 2016 and will be reopening on Tuesday January 10th 2017.

We will respond to any enquiries or correspondence upon our return. Thank you for your understanding.

Our next auction will be on Thursday February 18th 2017.
●Date and Time

8th December, 2016 (Thu) 15:00 JST

●Auction Preview

5th December, 2016 (Mon) 10:00~18:00 JST
6th December, 2016 (Tue) 10:00~18:00 JST
7th December, 2016 (Wed) 10:00~15:00 JST
*Please note that the preview will end at 15:00 on Wednesday.

●Location of Auction Preview

Mallet Japan Auction House, Tokyo, Japan
2016/09/23  160929 Bidding Deadlines
Please note that all required documentation for bidders must be received by 18:00 JST on Wednesday 28th September.

Telephone bids must be received a day earlier, at 18:00 JST on Tuesday 27th of September.

If you have any questions about what is required to make a bid, please email us at art@mallet.co.jp, or give us a call at +81-3-5635-1777
Upcoming Auction SALE160929

●Date and Time

29th September, 2016 (Thu) 15:00 JST

●Auction Preview

26th September, 2016 (Mon) 10:00~18:00 JST
27th September, 2016 (Tue) 10:00~18:00 JST
28th September, 2016 (Wed) 10:00~15:00 JST
*Please note that the preview will end at 15:00 on Wednesday.

●Location

Mallet Japan Auction House, Tokyo, Japan
Our Sale# 160714 catalogue is now available to download.
Please click on the link below to download in PDF format

Click here to download catalogue (PDF)
Upcoming Auction SALE160714

●Date and Time

14th July, 2016 (Thu) 14:00 JST

●Auction Preview

11th July, 2016 (Mon) 10:00~18:00 JST
12th July, 2016 (Tue) 10:00~18:00 JST
13th July, 2016 (Wed) 10:00~15:00 JST
*Please note that the preview will end at 15:00 on Wednesday.

●Location

Mallet Japan Auction House, Tokyo, Japan

Our online listing will be published soon.

LotPageArtistTitleRevised Contents
3736-37Salvador Dalí「Memories of Surrealism」 (Portfolio)[Copyright] © Salvador Dali, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, JASPAR Tokyo, 2016 C1008
7565Sam FrancisUntitled, from 'Poemes dans le ciel' by Michel Waldberg/ Untitled, 1977 (SFM77-74)[Copyright] © 2016 Sam Francis Foundation California/ARS, N.Y./ JASPAR, Tokyo C1008
96-9781Yoshitomo Nara & Hiroshi SugitoUntitled (Omaha)/ Untitled[Revision] Corrected Copyright:©Yoshitomo Nara, Hiroshi Sugito  
127101Felix ZiemVenice[Provenance] Rental Gallery Baltimore Museum of Art (Baltimore)
128103Louis ValtatLa tentation[Revision – Medium] oil on carton mounted on cradled panel 
[Revision – Sign] stamped signature (lower right)
208194Sam FrancisWork[Revision – TItle] Untitled, 1977 (SFM77-74)
[Revision – Medium] monotype and screenprint
[Revision – Size] 80.0x60.9cm
[Addition] This work has been kindly confirmed by 「Sam Francis Foundation」、 Year – 1977
[Copyright] © 2016 Sam Francis Foundation California/ARS, N.Y./ JASPAR, Tokyo C1008
226222Valerio-AdamiCapriccio Americano[Addition] sold with a certificate by the artist
204, 212, 219, 223189, 199, 209, 217Kumi SugaiWork/ SOLEIL POINT/
ROUGE ET VERT/ ESPACE(SILENCE)
[Copyright]© K. SUGAI & JASPAR, Tokyo, 2016 C1011
Mallet Japan would like to express their sympathies for all those affected by the numerous strong earthquakes hitting Kumamoto Prefecture in Kyushu,

southwest Japan since April 14th 2016.

We will be donating a portion of our profits from our sale on April 21st to Kumamoto Prefecture to support reconstruction efforts.