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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.

Place Absentee Bid

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

Provenance
private collection, Calgary

Sold $140 Estimate $100/$150

Biographical Information
Noboru Sawai ~ [1931-2016] Canadian
see Songs of Spring - Noboru Sawai 1972-1984, by L.Dompierre, Agnes Etherington Art Centre, 1984; A Garden of Delights: 25 Years of Prints by Noboru Sawai, K.Ylitalo, Nickle Arts Museum, 1994; Printmaking in Alberta 1945-1985, by B.Cochran, pg.127; included in Printmaking in B.C. 1883-1983, by N.Tuele, A.G.G.V.; biography in Collector's Dictionary of Canadian Artists at Auction, by A.Westbridge, Vol.4, pg.7, Westbridge Pub., 2003; listed on Artists in Canada, a Union List of Artists' Files, by National Gallery of Canada Library et al, Canadian Heritage Information Network [CHIN] website

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