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#234 ~ Tanabe - Summer Foothills 6/79
#234 ~ Tanabe - Summer Foothills 6/79
Lot #234

Artist Takao Tanabe
Title Summer Foothills 6/79
Media acrylic on canvas
Dated 1979
Size 26 x 32 in. / 66 x 81.3 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Provenance
Marlborough Godord, Toronto/Montreal, label verso; from a prominent Calgary collection and by descent
Estimate CAD$10,000-$15,000

Sold
CAD $14,040
2019/04/14
#226 ~ Tanabe - Yellow Field  #54/75
#226 ~ Tanabe - Yellow Field  #54/75
Lot #226

Artist Takao Tanabe
Title Yellow Field #54/75
Media colour lithograph on paper
Size 16.75 x 25.5 in. / 42.5 x 64.8 cm.

Notes
signed, titled, dated and numbered along bottom; embossed chop lower right; framed

Provenance
from a corporate collection, Edmonton
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $819
2017/04/23
#227 ~ Tanabe - Dark Prairie, II  #17/30
#227 ~ Tanabe - Dark Prairie, II  #17/30
Lot #227

Artist Takao Tanabe
Title Dark Prairie, II #17/30
Media colour etching on paper
Dated 1984
Size 15.75 x 23.5 in. / 40 x 59.7 cm.

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

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$900-$1,200

Sold
CAD $1,170
2017/04/23
#237 ~ Tanabe - The Land 5/75
#237 ~ Tanabe - The Land 5/75
Lot #237

Artist Takao Tanabe
Title The Land 5/75
Media acrylic on canvas
Dated 1975
Size 26 x 44 in. / 66 x 111.8 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled, numbered and inscribed 'Banff' verso; framed

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$5,000-$7,000

Sold
CAD $24,570
2016/11/06
#238 ~ Tanabe - San Marco, Venice
#238 ~ Tanabe - San Marco, Venice
Lot #238

Artist Takao Tanabe
Title San Marco, Venice
Media pastel on paper
Dated 1955
Size 12 x 18.5 in. / 30.5 x 47 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and dated lower right; framed

Reference
Women's Committee, Calgary Allied Arts Council, No. 188, label verso

Provenance
private collection, Victoria
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $2,340
2016/11/06
#121 ~ Tanabe - The Land '79
#121 ~ Tanabe - The Land '79
Lot #121

Artist Takao Tanabe
Title The Land '79
Media acrylic on canvas
Dated 1979
Size 55 x 93 x 1 in. / 139.7 x 236.2 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and dated verso; framed

Reference
‘Series such as The Land, influenced by his experience of the Prairies, and the seascapes, which became one of the artist's principal subjects after his return to BC in 1980, allude to a larger and metaphysical experience of space.’ from The Canadian Encyclopedia, by Joyce Zemans

Provenance
Marlborough Godard Gallery, Toronto, label verso; private collection, Saskatoon
Estimate CAD$15,000-$17,000

Sold
CAD $22,230
2014/11/23
#100 ~ Tanabe - The Land  30/75
#100 ~ Tanabe - The Land  30/75
Lot #100

Artist Takao Tanabe
Title The Land 30/75
Media acrylic on canvas
Dated 1975
Size 42 x 72 x 1 in. / 106.7 x 182.9 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated verso; framed; small rub noted upper left

Provenance
ex-collection Western Co-operative Fertilizer/Viterra Inc.
Estimate CAD$15,000-$20,000

Sold
CAD $37,440
2011/11/07
#609 ~ Tanabe - Skincuttle Bay  #24/50
#609 ~ Tanabe - Skincuttle Bay  #24/50
Lot #609

Artist Takao Tanabe
Title Skincuttle Bay #24/50
Media colour lithograph on paper
Dated 1986
Size 17 x 32.75 x 1 in. / 43.2 x 83.2 x 2.5 cm.

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

Provenance
private collection, Calgary
Estimate CAD$800-$1,000

Sold
CAD $644
2010/10/03
Lot #102

Artist Takao Tanabe
Title Untitled - Abstract
Media ink on paper
Dated 1955
Size 7.5 x 5 x 1 in. / 19 x 12.7 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed and inscribed inside; Christmas card format; unframed

Estimate CAD$10-$12

Sold
CAD $75
2007/12/15
Lot #320

Artist Takao Tanabe
Title Early Morning [Inside Passage]
Media watercolour on paper
Dated 1996
Size 9.25 x 18.75 x 1 in. / 23.5 x 47.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed, titled and dated lower right; signed, titled and dated on paper attached verso; framed with archival mat and special glass

Provenance
private collection, British Columbia
Estimate CAD$1,200-$1,500

Sold
CAD $1,150
2007/04/22
Lot #325

Artist Takao Tanabe
Title Untitled - Collage in Beige and Blue
Media collage on hard board
Dated 1965
Size 11.5 x 17.5 x 1 in. / 29.2 x 44.4 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed and dated lower right

Provenance
Masters Gallery, Calgary, label verso
Estimate CAD$2,000-$2,500

Sold
CAD $1,610
2006/04/09
Lot #315.3

Artist Takao Tanabe
Title Triangular Orange Go Right
Media acrylic on canvas
Dated 1964
Size 18 x 27 x 1 in. / 45.7 x 68.6 x 2.5 cm.

Notes
signed with initial and dated lower right; signed, titled, dated and inscribed on stretcher verso

Provenance
private collection, Ontario
Estimate CAD$2,500-$3,000

Sold
CAD $5,060
2005/04/17

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