Levis Online Auctions Levis Online Auctions

Historical Results

New Search

96 results for Sawai; Noboru  [1931-2016]  ~ Canadian
#1319 ~ Sawai - Untitled - Kissing Couple
#1319 ~ Sawai - Untitled - Kissing Couple
Lot #1319

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Untitled - Kissing Couple
Media colour wood block on paper
Size 4 x 6.75 in. / 10.2 x 17.1 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; framed; some handling marks on frame noted

Estimate CAD$75-$100

Sold
CAD $129
2022/12/03
#487 ~ Sawai - Orient Express  #44/100
#487 ~ Sawai - Orient Express  #44/100
Lot #487

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Orient Express #44/100
Media etching and colour silkscreen on paper
Size 18 x 23.25 in. / 45.7 x 59.1 cm.

Notes
unsigned; titled in plate and numbered along bottom; unframed; some yellowing in margins noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $140
2022/04/24
#2324 ~ Sawai - Mask II  #Proof
#2324 ~ Sawai - Mask II  #Proof
Lot #2324

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Mask II #Proof
Media etching and colour silkscreen on paper
Size 15.75 x 26 in. / 40 x 66 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$100-$200

Sold
CAD $99
2021/12/04
#59 ~ Sawai - Antique Bed  #Artist Proof
#59 ~ Sawai - Antique Bed  #Artist Proof
Lot #59

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Antique Bed #Artist Proof
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 20.5 x 14.75 in. / 52.1 x 37.5 cm.

Notes
ESTIMATED RETAIL VALUE $200 - signed with artist's chop and numbered lower right; framed

Reference
PLEASE NOTE: This lot was sold in an online benefit auction where all proceeds went to the Whyte Museum in Banff, Alberta and there was no Buyer's Premium.;

Provenance
Generously donated by Astrid Bell, Canmore
Estimate CAD$100-$200

Sold
CAD $130
2021/06/13
#1280 ~ Sawai - Antique Birdcage  #70/100
#1280 ~ Sawai - Antique Birdcage  #70/100
Lot #1280

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Antique Birdcage #70/100
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Size 20.5 x 14.75 in. / 52.1 x 37.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop along bottom; unframed; shrink-wrapped

Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $351
2021/05/15
#1297 ~ Sawai - My Hat  #1/75
#1297 ~ Sawai - My Hat  #1/75
Lot #1297

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title My Hat #1/75
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Size 17.75 x 23.75 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; artist's chop lower right; framed with archival mat

Provenance
Herringer Kiss Gallery, Calgary, label verso
Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $187
2020/11/28
#1298 ~ Sawai - Honourable Curator  #81/100
#1298 ~ Sawai - Honourable Curator  #81/100
Lot #1298

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Honourable Curator #81/100
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Dated 1974
Size 19.5 x 25.5 in. / 49.5 x 64.8 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower right; framed with archival mat and plexiglass

Reference
included in Nickle Arts Museum exhibition Impact: Japanese and Canadian Wood Blocks, November 1999; includes Songs of Spring: Noboru Sawai 1972-1974, published by Agnes Etherington Art Centre, 1985 and two catalogues from the Glenbow Museum, Calgary

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $269
2020/11/28
#1338 ~ Sawai - Honourable Curator  #Artist's Proof
#1338 ~ Sawai - Honourable Curator  #Artist's Proof
Lot #1338

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Honourable Curator #Artist's Proof
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 19.5 x 25.5 in. / 49.5 x 64.8 cm.

Notes
signed, artist's chop, titled and numbered lower right; framed with archival mat; small stain in upper margin noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$300-$400

Sold
CAD $176
2020/05/16
#1250 ~ Sawai - Tribute to the Old Masters
#1250 ~ Sawai - Tribute to the Old Masters
Lot #1250

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Tribute to the Old Masters
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Dated 1972
Size 17.5 x 24.25 in. / 44.4 x 61.6 cm.

Notes
titled in plate lower right; signed and artist chop lower left; framed; glass chipped

Reference
cat. 7 A Garden of Delights 25 years of Prints by Noboru Sawai The Nickle Arts Museum, Calgary, 1994

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $199
2019/05/04
#1251 ~ Sawai - Matrimony  #Proof
#1251 ~ Sawai - Matrimony  #Proof
Lot #1251

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Matrimony #Proof
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Dated 1973
Size 18.5 x 23.75 in. / 47 x 60.3 cm.

Notes
signed, artist chop, titled and numbered along bottom; framed

Reference
cat. 3 Songs of Spring Noboru Sawai 1972-84 Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston, 1984

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $222
2019/05/04
#1252 ~ Sawai - House of Many Mansions - Main  #Proof
#1252 ~ Sawai - House of Many Mansions - Main  #Proof
Lot #1252

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title House of Many Mansions - Main #Proof
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Dated 1976
Size 23.75 x 17.5 in. / 60.3 x 44.4 cm.

Notes
signed, artist chop, titled and numbered along bottom; framed; glass chip noted

Reference
cat. 9 Songs of Spring Noboru Sawai 1972-84 Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston, 1984

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $211
2019/05/04
#1253 ~ Sawai - Great Tribunal  #85/100
#1253 ~ Sawai - Great Tribunal  #85/100
Lot #1253

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Great Tribunal #85/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 17.5 x 23.5 in. / 44.4 x 59.7 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower right; framed with archival mat

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $199
2019/05/04
#1254 ~ Sawai - Parade  #30/100
#1254 ~ Sawai - Parade  #30/100
Lot #1254

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Parade #30/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 17.5 x 23.5 in. / 44.4 x 59.7 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower right; framed; small stain on edge lower left noted

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $94
2019/05/04
#1287 ~ Sawai - In the Garden [from Album Miniatures]  #9/100
#1287 ~ Sawai - In the Garden [from Album Miniatures]  #9/100
Lot #1287

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title In the Garden [from Album Miniatures] #9/100
Media colour etching on paper
Size 8.25 x 4.75 in. / 21 x 12.1 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along the bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $140
2018/12/01
#511 ~ Sawai - Parade  #85/100
#511 ~ Sawai - Parade  #85/100
Lot #511

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Parade #85/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Dated 1972
Size 17.75 x 23.75 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower right; framed with archival mat

Reference
included in the artist's exhibtion A Garden of Delights - 25 Years of Prints by Noboru Sawai, catalogue #8, by Katherine Ylitalo, published by Nickle Art Museum, 1984

Provenance
Herringer Kiss Gallery, Calgary, label verso
Estimate CAD$300-$400

Sold
CAD $439
2018/11/04
#1232 ~ Sawai - Antique Seat #Artist's Proof
#1232 ~ Sawai - Antique Seat #Artist's Proof
Lot #1232

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Antique Seat #Artist's Proof
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Size 17.75 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower centre; unframed

Provenance
purchased directly from artist; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $246
2017/12/02
#1233 ~ Sawai - Orient Express  #18/100
#1233 ~ Sawai - Orient Express  #18/100
Lot #1233

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Orient Express #18/100
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Size 17.75 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
titled in plate; signed, numbered and artist's chop lower centre; unframed

Provenance
purchased directly from artist; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $246
2017/12/02
#1152 ~ Sawai - The Bayton Co. [Centre]  #17/75
#1152 ~ Sawai - The Bayton Co. [Centre]  #17/75
Lot #1152

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title The Bayton Co. [Centre] #17/75
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 23.5 x 17.75 in. / 59.7 x 45.1 cm.

Notes
signed and numbered lower centre; titled in plate; unframed; minor handling marks in margins noted

Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $222
2017/05/20
#1153 ~ Sawai - The Bayton Co. [Right]  #AP
#1153 ~ Sawai - The Bayton Co. [Right]  #AP
Lot #1153

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title The Bayton Co. [Right] #AP
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 23.5 x 17.75 in. / 59.7 x 45.1 cm.

Notes
signed, numbered and artist's chop lower right; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $193
2017/05/20
#1154 ~ Sawai - The Orient Express [Centre]  #6/100
#1154 ~ Sawai - The Orient Express [Centre]  #6/100
Lot #1154

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title The Orient Express [Centre] #6/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 17.75 x 23.25 in. / 45.1 x 59.1 cm.

Notes
signed and numbered lower centre; titled in plate; archival mat; unframed; minor handling marks in margins noted

Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $257
2017/05/20
#1155 ~ Sawai - My Hat II  #1/75
#1155 ~ Sawai - My Hat II  #1/75
Lot #1155

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title My Hat II #1/75
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 17.75 x 23.75 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $199
2017/05/20
#1250 ~ Sawai - Honourable Curator  #88/100
#1250 ~ Sawai - Honourable Curator  #88/100
Lot #1250

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Honourable Curator #88/100
Media etching and wood block on paper
Size 19.5 x 25.5 in. / 49.5 x 64.8 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower right; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$300-$400

Sold
CAD $439
2016/05/07
#1251 ~ Sawai - Antique Bed  #48/100
#1251 ~ Sawai - Antique Bed  #48/100
Lot #1251

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Antique Bed #48/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 20.5 x 15 in. / 52.1 x 38.1 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop along bottom; archival mat; unframed

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $176
2016/05/07
#1252 ~ Sawai - Birds of a Feather  #Artist's Proof
#1252 ~ Sawai - Birds of a Feather  #Artist's Proof
Lot #1252

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Birds of a Feather #Artist's Proof
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 23.25 x 17 in. / 59.1 x 43.2 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $257
2016/05/07
#1253 ~ Sawai - Embrace  #15/75
#1253 ~ Sawai - Embrace  #15/75
Lot #1253

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Embrace #15/75
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 3 x 4 in. / 7.6 x 10.2 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$75-$100

Sold
CAD $187
2016/05/07
#1254 ~ Sawai - Songs of Spring I  #23/100
#1254 ~ Sawai - Songs of Spring I  #23/100
Lot #1254

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Songs of Spring I #23/100
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 3 x 4 in. / 7.6 x 10.2 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$75-$100

Sold
CAD $140
2016/05/07
#1254.1 ~ Sawai - Four Fruits  #12/75
#1254.1 ~ Sawai - Four Fruits  #12/75
Lot #1254.1

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Four Fruits #12/75
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 3 x 4 in. / 7.6 x 10.2 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$75-$100

Sold
CAD $64
2016/05/07
#1178 ~ Sawai - Swan Lake  #proof
#1178 ~ Sawai - Swan Lake  #proof
Lot #1178

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Swan Lake #proof
Media colour wood block on paper
Size 15 x 24 x 1 in. / 38.1 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Estimate CAD$300-$400

Sold
CAD $257
2015/12/05
#1179 ~ Sawai - My Hat  #1/75
#1179 ~ Sawai - My Hat  #1/75
Lot #1179

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title My Hat #1/75
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 17.5 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed with artist's chop lower left; signed, titled and numbered along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $117
2015/12/05
#1180 ~ Sawai - Parade  #76/100
#1180 ~ Sawai - Parade  #76/100
Lot #1180

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Parade #76/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 17.25 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 43.8 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed with artist's chop lower right; signed, titled and numbered lower right; unframed; minor handling marks noted

Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $164
2015/12/05
#1181 ~ Sawai - Antique Bed  #37/100
#1181 ~ Sawai - Antique Bed  #37/100
Lot #1181

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Antique Bed #37/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 20.5 x 14.75 x 1 in. / 52.1 x 37.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed with artist's chop lower right; signed, titled and numbered along bottom; unframed; minor handling marks noted

Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $211
2015/12/05
#1168 ~ Sawai - Parade  #Artist's Proof
#1168 ~ Sawai - Parade  #Artist's Proof
Lot #1168

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Parade #Artist's Proof
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Size 17.5 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
corporate collection, Edmonton
Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $152
2015/05/09
#1169 ~ Sawai - Grand Concert  #85/100
#1169 ~ Sawai - Grand Concert  #85/100
Lot #1169

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Grand Concert #85/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 17.75 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered, and artist's chop in plate lower right; unframed

Provenance
from an Alberta collection
Estimate CAD$150-$250

Sold
CAD $111
2015/05/09
#924 ~ Sawai - Matrimony  #77/100
#924 ~ Sawai - Matrimony  #77/100
Lot #924

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Matrimony #77/100
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Size 18.75 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 47.6 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower left; unframed

Provenance
from the studio of noted Alberta artist and historian Gordon Snyder
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $246
2014/05/17
#395 ~ Sawai - Birds of a Feather  #12/100
#395 ~ Sawai - Birds of a Feather  #12/100
Lot #395

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Birds of a Feather #12/100
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 23 x 17.25 x 1 in. / 58.4 x 43.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and stamped along bottom; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $257
2013/05/18
#774 ~ Sawai - Swan Lake  #proof
#774 ~ Sawai - Swan Lake  #proof
Lot #774

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Swan Lake #proof
Media colour wood block on paper
Size 15 x 24 x 1 in. / 38.1 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; unframed; minor handling marks noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $82
2012/04/28
#775 ~ Sawai - Antique Seat  #37/100
#775 ~ Sawai - Antique Seat  #37/100
Lot #775

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Antique Seat #37/100
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Dated 1978
Size 17.5 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered lower centre; unframed

Reference
illustrated in Songs of Spring, Noboru Sawai 1972-84, by Louise Dompierre, Agnes Etherington Art Center, 1984

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $129
2012/04/28
#777 ~ Sawai - Lady Slippers  #proof
#777 ~ Sawai - Lady Slippers  #proof
Lot #777

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Lady Slippers #proof
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Dated ca.  1983
Size 17.75 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; unframed; minor handling marks noted

Reference
Persimmons from 1983 illustrated in Garden of Delights 25 Years of Prints by Noboru Sawai, by Katherine Ylitalo, Nickle Arts Museum, 1994 - an almost identical print

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $105
2012/04/28
#778 ~ Sawai - Bayton Company Left Wing  #5/75
#778 ~ Sawai - Bayton Company Left Wing  #5/75
Lot #778

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Bayton Company Left Wing #5/75
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Dated 1983 --84
Size 23.5 x 17.75 x 1 in. / 59.7 x 45.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered lower centre; unframed

Reference
illustrated in Garden of Delights 25 Years of Prints by Noboru Sawai, by Katherine Ylitalo, Nickle Arts Museum, 1994

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $117
2012/04/28
#681 ~ Sawai - Front  #proof
#681 ~ Sawai - Front  #proof
Lot #681

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Front #proof
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 17.75 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's stamp lower centre; unframed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $176
2011/05/07
#682 ~ Sawai - Center  #proof
#682 ~ Sawai - Center  #proof
Lot #682

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Center #proof
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 17.75 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's stamp lower centre; unframed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $176
2011/05/07
#683 ~ Sawai - Rear  #proof
#683 ~ Sawai - Rear  #proof
Lot #683

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Rear #proof
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 17.75 x 23.25 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 59.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's stamp lower centre; unframed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $176
2011/05/07
#684 ~ Sawai - The Ferries  #proof
#684 ~ Sawai - The Ferries  #proof
Lot #684

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title The Ferries #proof
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 17.5 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's stamp lower left; unframed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $164
2011/05/07
#782 ~ Sawai - Antique Seat  #11/100
#782 ~ Sawai - Antique Seat  #11/100
Lot #782

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Antique Seat #11/100
Media colour etching on paper
Size 17.5 x 24 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered in centre; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $222
2010/10/09
#517 ~ Sawai - Samurai and Mrs. Gainsborough - Artist's Proof
#517 ~ Sawai - Samurai and Mrs. Gainsborough - Artist's Proof
Lot #517

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Samurai and Mrs. Gainsborough - Artist's Proof
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 19.75 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 50.2 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, numbered and artist's chop lower right; titled lower left; unframed

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $129
2010/05/15
#519 ~ Sawai - House of Many Mansions West  #49/100
#519 ~ Sawai - House of Many Mansions West  #49/100
Lot #519

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title House of Many Mansions West #49/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 23.5 x 17.5 x 1 in. / 59.7 x 44.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed with artist's chop, titled and numbered lower left; framed

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $176
2010/05/15
#520 ~ Sawai - Honourable Curator - Artist's Proof
#520 ~ Sawai - Honourable Curator - Artist's Proof
Lot #520

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Honourable Curator - Artist's Proof
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 19.5 x 25.5 x 1 in. / 49.5 x 64.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower right; framed with archival mat

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $187
2010/05/15
#521 ~ Sawai - Lady Slippers - Artist's Proof
#521 ~ Sawai - Lady Slippers - Artist's Proof
Lot #521

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Lady Slippers - Artist's Proof
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 18 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 45.7 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, numbered and artist's chop lower left; titled lower right; unframed

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $117
2010/05/15
#522 ~ Sawai - Grand Piano - #37/50
#522 ~ Sawai - Grand Piano - #37/50
Lot #522

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Grand Piano - #37/50
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 21.75 x 27.5 x 1 in. / 55.2 x 69.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, numbered and artist's chop lower left; titled lower right; unframed;

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $164
2010/05/15
#523 ~ Sawai - Antique - Artist's Proof
#523 ~ Sawai - Antique - Artist's Proof
Lot #523

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Antique - Artist's Proof
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 9 x 11.75 x 1 in. / 22.9 x 29.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, numbered and artist's chop lower centre; titled in plate, lower centre; unframed

Provenance
from a Calgary estate
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $129
2010/05/15
#523.1 ~ Sawai - Birdman  #22/75
#523.1 ~ Sawai - Birdman  #22/75
Lot #523.1

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Birdman #22/75
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 5 x 7 x 1 in. / 12.7 x 17.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; framed

Provenance
private collection, Japan
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $88
2010/05/15
#768 ~ Sawai - Sea Gulls  #8/20
#768 ~ Sawai - Sea Gulls  #8/20
Lot #768

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Sea Gulls #8/20
Media colour wood block on paper
Size 22.75 x 30.75 x 1 in. / 57.8 x 78.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
artist's chop lower left; signed, titled and numbered along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
private collection, Japan
Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $193
2010/04/24
#770 ~ Sawai - Swan Lake  #Proof
#770 ~ Sawai - Swan Lake  #Proof
Lot #770

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Swan Lake #Proof
Media colour wood block on paper
Size 14.75 x 24 x 1 in. / 37.5 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; framed; some handling marks noted

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $146
2010/04/24
Lot #1168

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Parade #Artist's Proof
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Size 17.5 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop along bottom; framed with archival mat

Provenance
corporate collection, Edmonton
Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $152
2009/05/15
Lot #1169

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Grand Concert #85/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 17.75 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered, and artist's chop in plate lower right; unframed

Provenance
from an Alberta collection
Estimate CAD$150-$250

Sold
CAD $111
2009/05/15
#36 ~ Sawai - Grand Concert #86/100
#36 ~ Sawai - Grand Concert #86/100
Lot #36

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Grand Concert #86/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Dated 1975
Size 17.75 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower right; unframed

Reference
included in A Garden of Delights catalogue number 14

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $201
2006/06/24
#555 ~ Sawai - LOT OF TWO
#555 ~ Sawai - LOT OF TWO
Lot #555

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title LOT OF TWO
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Dated 1976
Size 23.75 x 17.5 x 1 in. / 60.3 x 44.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
LOT OF TWO

Reference
included in A Garden of Delights catalogue no. 15 as well as Printmaking in BC

Estimate CAD$400-$600

Sold
CAD $374
2006/04/09
#556 ~ Sawai - Grand Concert #83/100
#556 ~ Sawai - Grand Concert #83/100
Lot #556

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Grand Concert #83/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Dated 1975
Size 17.75 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower right; unframed

Reference
included in A Garden of Delights catalogue no. 14

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $173
2006/04/09
#557 ~ Sawai - The Ferries #39/100
#557 ~ Sawai - The Ferries #39/100
Lot #557

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title The Ferries #39/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Dated 1974
Size 17.5 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower left; unframed

Reference
included in A Garden of Delights catalogue no. 13

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $230
2006/04/09
#503 ~ Sawai - Funeral #36/100
#503 ~ Sawai - Funeral #36/100
Lot #503

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Funeral #36/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Dated 1973
Size 17.75 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower left; unframed

Reference
included in A Garden of Delights catalogue number 11

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $144
2005/11/20
#504 ~ Sawai - Deep Throat #37/100
#504 ~ Sawai - Deep Throat #37/100
Lot #504

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Deep Throat #37/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 17.75 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower left; unframed; some staining in margin noted

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $144
2005/11/20
#511 ~ Sawai - Grand Concert #85/100
#511 ~ Sawai - Grand Concert #85/100
Lot #511

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Grand Concert #85/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Dated 1975
Size 17.75 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower right; unframed

Reference
included in A Garden of Delights catalogue #14

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $144
2005/04/17
#512 ~ Sawai - The Ferries #32/100
#512 ~ Sawai - The Ferries #32/100
Lot #512

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title The Ferries #32/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Dated 1974
Size 17.5 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower left; unframed

Reference
included in A Garden of Delights catalogue #13

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $144
2005/04/17
#513 ~ Sawai - Parade #43/100
#513 ~ Sawai - Parade #43/100
Lot #513

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Parade #43/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Dated 1972
Size 17.75 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower right; unframed

Reference
included in A Garden of Delights catalogue #8

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $144
2005/04/17
#514 ~ Sawai - Antiques  #44/100
#514 ~ Sawai - Antiques  #44/100
Lot #514

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Antiques #44/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Dated 1977
Size 9 x 11.75 x 1 in. / 22.9 x 29.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
titled in plate; signed and numbered along bottom

Reference
included in A Garden of Delights catalogue #18

Provenance
West End Gallery, Edmonton, label verso
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $173
2005/04/17
#586 ~ Sawai - Still Life  #11/30
#586 ~ Sawai - Still Life  #11/30
Lot #586

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Still Life #11/30
Media etching on paper
Dated 1970 -'s
Size 11.75 x 8.75 x 1 in. / 29.8 x 22.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; archival mat

Reference
according to paper attached verso this print was a gift to a neighbor in the 1970's

Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $201
2004/11/14
#543 ~ Sawai - Orient Express - Front  #36/100
#543 ~ Sawai - Orient Express - Front  #36/100
Lot #543

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Orient Express - Front #36/100
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Dated 1977
Size 18 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 45.7 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
titled in plate lower centre; signed, numbered and artist's chop lower centre; archival mat

Reference
catalogue #16 in A Garden of Delights: 25 Years of Prints by Noboru Sawai, K.Ylitalo

Provenance
Gallery Moos, Toronto, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$300-$400

Sold
CAD $201
2003/11/23
#544 ~ Sawai - Orient Express - Centre  #18/100
#544 ~ Sawai - Orient Express - Centre  #18/100
Lot #544

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Orient Express - Centre #18/100
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Dated 1977
Size 17.75 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
titled in plate lower centre; signed, numbered and artist's chop lower centre; archival mat

Reference
catalogue #16 in A Garden of Delights: 25 Years of Prints by Noboru Sawai, K.Ylitalo

Provenance
Gallery Moos, Toronto, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$300-$400

Sold
CAD $201
2003/11/23
#545 ~ Sawai - Orient Express - Rear  #36/100
#545 ~ Sawai - Orient Express - Rear  #36/100
Lot #545

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Orient Express - Rear #36/100
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Dated 1977
Size 17.75 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
titled in plate lower centre; signed, numbered and artist's chop lower centre; archival mat

Reference
catalogue #16 in A Garden of Delights: 25 Years of Prints by Noboru Sawai, K.Ylitalo

Provenance
Gallery Moos, Toronto, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$300-$400

Sold
CAD $230
2003/11/23
#546 ~ Sawai - Signs of Zodiac  #89/100
#546 ~ Sawai - Signs of Zodiac  #89/100
Lot #546

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Signs of Zodiac #89/100
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Size 24 x 19.75 x 1 in. / 61 x 50.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, numbered and artist's chop middle centre; titled lower centre; archival mat

Provenance
Gallery Moos, Toronto, label verso; private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$300-$400

Sold
CAD $316
2003/11/23
#588 ~ Sawai - Swan Lake  #Proof
#588 ~ Sawai - Swan Lake  #Proof
Lot #588

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Swan Lake #Proof
Media colour wood block on paper
Size 15 x 24 x 1 in. / 38.1 x 61 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; embossed chops lower left; some handling marks noted; unframed

Reference
catalogue #30 in A Garden of Delights: 25 Years of Prints by Noboru Sawai [in edition of 60]

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $201
2003/04/13
#442 ~ Sawai - Doll and Her Mate [After Hokusai]  #8/100
#442 ~ Sawai - Doll and Her Mate [After Hokusai]  #8/100
Lot #442

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Doll and Her Mate [After Hokusai] #8/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 4.75 x 6.75 x 1 in. / 12.1 x 17.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; archival mat

Provenance
Four Corners Gallery, Red Deer, label verso
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $345
2001/11/04
#443 ~ Sawai - In the Garden [from Album Miniature]  #9/100
#443 ~ Sawai - In the Garden [from Album Miniature]  #9/100
Lot #443

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title In the Garden [from Album Miniature] #9/100
Media colour wood block and etching on paper
Size 8.25 x 4.75 x 1 in. / 21 x 12.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; archival mat

Provenance
Four Corners Gallery, Red Deer, label verso
Estimate CAD$200-$250

Sold
CAD $288
2001/11/04
#444 ~ Sawai - Matrimony  #35/100
#444 ~ Sawai - Matrimony  #35/100
Lot #444

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Matrimony #35/100
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Size 18.5 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 47 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and edition number lower left

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $316
2001/11/04
#320 ~ Sawai - Great Concert  #AP
#320 ~ Sawai - Great Concert  #AP
Lot #320

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Great Concert #AP
Media colour etching and block print on paper
Size 17.75 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered lower right; unframed

Estimate CAD$300-$500

Sold
CAD $173
2001/05/06
#554 ~ Sawai - House of Many Mansions East  #34/100
#554 ~ Sawai - House of Many Mansions East  #34/100
Lot #554

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title House of Many Mansions East #34/100
Media etching and wood block on paper
Size 23.75 x 17.75 x 1 in. / 60.3 x 45.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, artist's chop, titled and numbered lower right; crease and cracked glass

Reference
one of a two part print, East & West; included in Songs of Spring - Noboru Sawai 1972-1984, by L.Dompierre, cat.#6 and A Garden of Delights, by K.Ylitalo, cat.#15

Provenance
private collection, Edmonton
Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $220
1999/05/03
#445 ~ Sawai - Leda  #16/100
#445 ~ Sawai - Leda  #16/100
Lot #445

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Leda #16/100
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Dated 1980
Size 23 x 17.25 x 1 in. / 58.4 x 43.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered on bottom; unframed

Reference
illustrated in Songs of Spring Noboru Sawai 1972-84, by L.Dompierre, pg.15

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $193
1998/05/04
#446 ~ Sawai - Antique Bed  #5/100
#446 ~ Sawai - Antique Bed  #5/100
Lot #446

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Antique Bed #5/100
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Dated 1980
Size 20.5 x 15 x 1 in. / 52.1 x 38.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered on bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $248
1998/05/04
#447 ~ Sawai - Birds of a Feather  #A.P.
#447 ~ Sawai - Birds of a Feather  #A.P.
Lot #447

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Birds of a Feather #A.P.
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Dated 1980
Size 23 x 17.5 x 1 in. / 58.4 x 44.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered on bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$250-$350

Sold
CAD $193
1998/05/04
#475 ~ Sawai - Deep Throat  #78/100
#475 ~ Sawai - Deep Throat  #78/100
Lot #475

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Deep Throat #78/100
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Size 17.5 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
titled in plate upper centre; signed and numbered lower left; archival mat

Provenance
estate of private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $275
1996/11/04
#476 ~ Sawai - Doll and Her Mate [After Hokusai]  #13/100
#476 ~ Sawai - Doll and Her Mate [After Hokusai]  #13/100
Lot #476

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Doll and Her Mate [After Hokusai] #13/100
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Size 4.75 x 6.75 x 1 in. / 12.1 x 17.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered along bottom; archival mat

Provenance
estate of private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$100-$150

Sold
CAD $220
1996/11/04
#511.12 ~ Sawai - Antique Bird Cage  #40/100
#511.12 ~ Sawai - Antique Bird Cage  #40/100
Lot #511.12

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Antique Bird Cage #40/100
Media colour etching and wood block on paper
Dated 1979
Size 21.5 x 14.5 x 1 in. / 54.6 x 36.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; embossed chop in margin; unframed

Reference
part of Twentieth Anniversary 1959/1979 Gallery Moos Limited portfolio

Provenance
private collection, Willowdale
Estimate CAD$150-$200

Sold
CAD $248
1996/04/29
#525 ~ Sawai - Signs of the Zodiac  #21/100
#525 ~ Sawai - Signs of the Zodiac  #21/100
Lot #525

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Signs of the Zodiac #21/100
Media etching on paper
Size 24 x 19.75 x 1 in. / 61 x 50.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower centre; archival material throughout

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $358
1995/05/01
#526 ~ Sawai - Deep Throat  #Artist Proof
#526 ~ Sawai - Deep Throat  #Artist Proof
Lot #526

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Deep Throat #Artist Proof
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Dated 1974
Size 17.75 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, numbered and artist's chop lower left; archival material throughout

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $220
1995/05/01
#534 ~ Sawai - Antique Bird Cage  #88/100
#534 ~ Sawai - Antique Bird Cage  #88/100
Lot #534

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Antique Bird Cage #88/100
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 20.75 x 14.75 x 1 in. / 52.7 x 37.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $171
1994/11/01
#535 ~ Sawai - Deep Throat  #74/100
#535 ~ Sawai - Deep Throat  #74/100
Lot #535

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Deep Throat #74/100
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Dated 1974
Size 17.5 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 44.4 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, numbered and artist's chop lower left; unframed

Provenance
estate of Frank Nowosad, Vancouver
Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $286
1994/11/01
#289 ~ Sawai - Grand Concert  #A.P.
#289 ~ Sawai - Grand Concert  #A.P.
Lot #289

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Grand Concert #A.P.
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 17.75 x 23.75 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 60.3 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower right

Estimate CAD$300-$400

Sold
CAD $275
1994/04/26
#290 ~ Sawai - House of Many Mansions West  #95/100
#290 ~ Sawai - House of Many Mansions West  #95/100
Lot #290

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title House of Many Mansions West #95/100
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 23.75 x 17.5 x 1 in. / 60.3 x 44.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's lower left; unframed

Reference
illustrated in Printmaking in B.C. 1889-1983, by N.Tuele, A.G.G.V., 1983

Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $523
1994/04/26
#291 ~ Sawai - House of Many Mansions East  #99/100
#291 ~ Sawai - House of Many Mansions East  #99/100
Lot #291

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title House of Many Mansions East #99/100
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 23.75 x 17.5 x 1 in. / 60.3 x 44.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's lower right; unframed

Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $578
1994/04/26
#292 ~ Sawai - Orient Express  #38/100
#292 ~ Sawai - Orient Express  #38/100
Lot #292

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Orient Express #38/100
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 17.75 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
titled in plate lower centre; signed, numbered and artist's lower centre; unframed

Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $275
1994/04/26
#293 ~ Sawai - Orient Express  #28/100
#293 ~ Sawai - Orient Express  #28/100
Lot #293

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Orient Express #28/100
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 17.75 x 23.5 x 1 in. / 45.1 x 59.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
titled in plate lower centre; signed, numbered and artist's lower centre; unframed

Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $303
1994/04/26
#439 ~ Sawai - Honourable Curator  #80/100
#439 ~ Sawai - Honourable Curator  #80/100
Lot #439

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Honourable Curator #80/100
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 19.75 x 25.5 x 1 in. / 50.2 x 64.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's chop lower right

Estimate CAD$300-$400

Sold
CAD $325
1994/04/26
#440 ~ Sawai - Antique Bird Cage  #89/100
#440 ~ Sawai - Antique Bird Cage  #89/100
Lot #440

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Antique Bird Cage #89/100
Media etching and colour wood block on paper
Size 20.5 x 14.75 x 1 in. / 52.1 x 37.5 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, numbered and artist's along bottom; unframed

Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $242
1994/04/26
#173 ~ Sawai - Portrait of Artist in His New Gold Vest  #8/30
#173 ~ Sawai - Portrait of Artist in His New Gold Vest  #8/30
Lot #173

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Portrait of Artist in His New Gold Vest #8/30
Media colour etching on paper
Size 23.25 x 17.75 x 1 in. / 59.1 x 45.1 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, and numbered along bottom; paper size: 26.25 x 20.5; archival mat front and back; slight colour bleed along top margin

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$200-$300

Sold
CAD $468
1993/04/26
#174 ~ Sawai - Honourable Curator  #16/100
#174 ~ Sawai - Honourable Curator  #16/100
Lot #174

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Honourable Curator #16/100
Media etching on paper
Size 19.75 x 25.5 x 1 in. / 50.2 x 64.8 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and numbered lower right; some staining in margins

Reference
illustrated in Songs of Spring - Noboru Sawai 1972-1984, by L.Dompierre, catalogue number 6

Provenance
Winnipeg Art Gallery, Art Rental, Winnipeg, label verso; private collection, Winnipeg
Estimate CAD$300-$400

Sold
CAD $110
1993/04/26
#26 ~ Sawai - Signs of the Zodiac  #84/100
#26 ~ Sawai - Signs of the Zodiac  #84/100
Lot #26

Artist Noboru Sawai
Title Signs of the Zodiac #84/100
Media colour etching on paper
Size 24 x 19.75 x 1 in. / 61 x 50.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
titled bottom centre, signed and numbered centre; unframed

Reference
print exhibited at the 1976 Royal Canadian Academy of the Arts

Provenance
private collection, Regina
Estimate CAD$300-$400

Sold
CAD $193
1992/01/20

Need an account?


Register for a paddle number so you can bid in all of our online auctions.

Sign Up Log In

Top