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Recent News

Records Broken During Electric Fall Auction Season at Cowley Abbott Read More.
Cowley Abbott Fall Newsletter. Read More.
Consignor Canadian Art rebrands as Cowley Abbott. Read More.
Canadian Historical & Post-War Masterworks Thrive during Spring Season Read More.
William Kurelek Artwork Commissioned for $250 Fetches $82,600 During Fall Auction Read More.
William Kurelek Masterwork Fetches $472,000 During Record-Breaking Spring Auction Read More.
Lawren Harris Record Smashed During Consignor Fall Auction Read More.
Franklin Carmichael Masterpiece Sells for $475,000 during Spring Season Read More.
Important JEH MacDonald Sketch Fetches $230,000 at Consignor Fall Auction Read More.
Record Set for Rare Lawren Harris Algoma Sketch in Consignor Spring Auction  Read More.
Spring Sale Sees Stunning Emily Carr & Other Important Canadian Works Shine.  Read More.
Kurelek Painting Sells for Double Pre-Sale Estimate at Consignor Fall Auction.  Read More.
Post-War Canadian Works of Art Soar at Consignor Auction. Read More.

Now Accepting Consignments

We are currently accepting consignments for inclusion in our upcoming auctions, including the Live Auction of Important Canadian Art, which will take place soon.

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

Learn About Including Artwork in our Upcoming Auctions.

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.

Learn More About Selling With Us.

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.

Learn More About Bidding & Buying With Us.

Past Auction Highlights

Artwork by Gershon Iskowitz, October #2
GERSHON ISKOWITZ
October #2

oil on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1976 on the reverse
55 x 47 ins ( 139.7 x 119.4 cms )

Sold for $48,300.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Artwork by Kathleen Moir Morris, The Fruit Shop, Ottawa
KATHLEEN MOIR MORRIS
The Fruit Shop, Ottawa

oil on canvas
signed lower right
18.25 x 24 ins ( 46.4 x 61 cms )

Sold for $62,150.00
Sale date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by Jean Albert McEwen, Rose traversant les jaunes
JEAN ALBERT MCEWEN
Rose traversant les jaunes

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1978 lower right; titled on the reverse
88 x 68 ins ( 223.5 x 172.7 cms )

Sold for $88,500.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by Arthur Lismer, Seascape
ARTHUR LISMER
Seascape

oil on board
signed lower left
15 x 18 ins ( 38.1 x 45.7 cms )

Sold for $29,900.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2016