Cowley Abbott, formerly Consignor Canadian Fine Art, provides the highest level of professional service to Canadian art collectors with a wealth of competitive options for the consignor, bidder and buyer.

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Now Accepting Consignments

We are currently accepting consignments for inclusion in our upcoming auctions, including the Fall 2019 Live Auction of Important Canadian Art, which will take place at Toronto's Gardiner Museum.

Please contact us for a complimentary & confidential consultation which carries no further obligation.

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Review the Directory of Artists we are Accepting on Consignment.

Benefits for the Consignor

Sell artwork with the benefit of boutique, personalized service with national reach through semi-annual Live Auctions of Important Canadian Art & monthly, themed Online Auctions which target and cater to prominent and emerging collectors nationally and outside of our borders. 
Artwork featured in our auctions are subject to standard all-inclusive selling commissions without additional services fees that are usually encountered within the Canadian auction industry.

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Benefits for the Collector

Purchase artwork through carefully-curated semi-annual Live Auctions of Important Canadian Art and monthly, themed Online Auctions, guided by the advice of our art specialists. 
Our firm features the industry’s lowest Buyer’s Premium, as well as a combination of traditional client service and industry-leading technology to provide a collector experience that focuses upon enjoyment, ease-of-use and transparency.

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November 19th Live Auction Highlights

Artwork by Lionel LeMoine FitzGerald, Green Tree
Lot #29
Green Tree

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed and certified by Francis Barwick and Cecil Troy on a Douglas Duncan Estate label verso
17 x 20 ins ( 43.2 x 50.8 cms )

Estimated: $30,000.00$20,000.00 - $30,000.00

Sale Date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by William Kurelek, Pioneer Homestead on a Winter’s Evening
Lot #31
Pioneer Homestead on a Winter’s Evening

mixed media on board
signed with monogram and dated 1971 lower right; titled on the reverse of the artist’s frame
24.5 x 19 ins ( 62.2 x 48.3 cms )

Estimated: $70,000.00$50,000.00 - $70,000.00

Sale Date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Jacques Hurtubise, Tontitotem
Lot #54

acrylic on canvas (diptych, framed together)
signed and dated 1988 lower right; signed, titled and dated on the reverse
40 x 44 ins ( 101.6 x 111.8 cms )

Estimated: $22,000.00$18,000.00 - $22,000.00

Sale Date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Yves Gaucher, Untitled
Lot #104

gouache over pencil on paper
signed and dated 1982 lower right
20 x 25.75 ins ( 50.8 x 65.4 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00

Sale Date: November 19th 2019