Canadian Fine Art Auction

November 24, 2014

LOT 76
KAZUO NAKAMURA
  • KAZUO NAKAMURA
  • KAZUO NAKAMURA

76

KAZUO NAKAMURA

SUMMER MORNING

oil on canvas
signed and dated ‘61
25 ins x 31 ins; 63.5 cms x 78.7 cms

Estimate $20,000-$25,000

Realised: $33,040
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

About artist/note:

The artist in a 1993 interview said, “’it takes energy to do abstract work. Every once in a while, I do landscapes, to do what’s on top.’” Many reviewers and art critics have said that Nakamura is “one artist doing the work of three or four.”

Literature:

Ihor Holubizky “Nakamura: The Method of Nature” in Kazuo Nakamura: the Method of Nature, The Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, 2001, pages 10 and 14.

Provenance:

Acquired directly from the artist
Private Collection, Toronto

Additional Info:

Department: Canadian Fine Art
Artist Groups: Painters Eleven
Medium: Paintings
Signed