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Artist: Yayoi Kusama, Japanese, born 1929
Artist: Andreas Gursky, German, born 1955
Artist: Cai Guo-Qiang, Chinese, born 1957
Artist: Sophie Calle, French, born 1953
Artist: Steven Klein, American, born 1956
Artist: Steven Meisel, American, born 1954
Editor: Stephen Gan, Filipino, active America, born 1966

Visionaire No. 55 Surprise

2008

11 pop-up books by Sophie Calle, Cai Guo-Qiang, Adreas Gursky, Steven Klein,
Yayoi Kusama, and Steven Meisel, in a cloth-covered case

exterior case: 28.6 x 22.2 x 15.6 cm (11 1/4 x 8 3/4 x 6 1/8 in.) 26 x 22.2 x 0.95 cm (10 1/4 x 8 3/4 x 3/8 in.)
The Allan Chasanoff, B.A. 1961, Book Art Collection, curated with Doug Beube
2014.58.306
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Transferred from Allan Chasanoff Book Art Collection

Bibliography: 

Pamela Franks et al., Odd Volumes: Book Art from the Allan Chasanoff Collection (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2014), 56–57, 70–71, 158, C-228–29, ill.

“Acquisitions 2015,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2015_updated%2012_16_15.pdf (accessed December 1, 2015).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.