Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
New York, NY, United States
DoneThu, May 17, 2012 5:00 PM GMT
Important Objects from Estate of Norio Azuma
This sale features a wide variety of pieces from the estate collection of Norio Azuma including Asian antiques, ancient objects, fine art, and original works by Norio Azuma himself. Norio Azuma, Japanese (1928 - 2004) Born: Mie-Ken, Japan 1928- New York 2004 Schools: Kanazawa Art College (Japan) Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles) Art Student's League (New York) Exhibitions: "30 Contemporary American Artists" USIA "28th Corcoran Biennial Exhibition" Washington, DC "3rd International Triennial of Original Graphics" "Contemporary American Artists" The White House "Sculputure and Prints" Whitney Museum of American Art "Kagai Sakka Ten" Tokyo Modern Museum of Art "American Art Today" New York World's Fair Collections: Whitney Museum of Art, University of Nebraska, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Butler Institute of American Art, Seattle Art Museum, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, Cleveland Museum of Art, State University of Potsdam, Smithsonian Institute, The Free Library of Philadelphia, Library of Congress, Chase Manhattan Bank Collection, Philadelphia Museum of Art, National Academy of Science, St. Louis Art Museum, M.I.T., University of California, Art Institute of Chicago, University of Wisconsin, I.B.M., New Jersey State Museum, Princeton University, U.S.I.A., Des Moines Art Center, Rosenwald Collection, Hirshhorn Museum, American Republic Insurance Co. Collection, La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, Boston Public Library, Palm Springs Desert Museum, Chouinard Art Institute, Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art, Kanazawa Art College, etc.