Previously Sold Works

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A Selection of Seven Books on Canadian Art
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A Selection of Seven Books on Canadian Art

seven books
- “Landmarks of Canadian Art” (Peter Mellen, McClelland and Stewart Ltd., Toronto, 1978);
- “Tom Thomson: The Silence and the Storm” (Harold Town and David P. Silcox, McClelland and Stewart Ltd., Toronto, 1977);
- “Andre Bieler: An Artist’s Life and Times” (Frances K. Smith, Merritt Publishing Company Limited, Toronto/ Vancouver, signed by the authors and dated 1980 on the title page);
- “Barker Fairley: Portraits” (Gary Michael Dault, Methuen, Toronto, 1981, signed by Barker Fairley on the title page);
- “The Art of Mary Pratt: The Substance of Light” (Tom Smart, Goose Lane Editions, Toronto, 1995);
- “Colville” (David Burnett, Art Gallery of Ontario, McClelland and Stewart Ltd., Toronto, 1983);
- “Celebrating Life: The Art of Doris McCarthy” (William Moore and Stuart Reid, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Ontario, 1999, signed by Doris McCarthy on the cover page)
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $207.00
Sale date: September 29th 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Twenty Canadian Art Reference Publications
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Twenty Canadian Art Reference Publications

twenty books
Full listing within cataloguing details
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $210.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Thirty-Eight Canadian Art Reference Books and Magazines
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Thirty-Eight Canadian Art Reference Books and Magazines

38 books and magazines
Full listing within cataloguing details
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $210.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Seven Canadian Art Reference Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Seven Canadian Art Reference Books

seven books
Full catalogue listing in details

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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $204.00
Sale date: August 17th 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Sorel Etrog Reference Books and Exhibition Booklets
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Sorel Etrog Reference Books and Exhibition Booklets

ten books
Full catalogue listing in details
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $192.00
Sale date: August 17th 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Fifteen Canadian Art Reference Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Fifteen Canadian Art Reference Books

fifteen books
Full listing in cataloguing details
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $192.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A Dictionary of Canadian Artists, volumes 1-6
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A Dictionary of Canadian Artists, volumes 1-6

six books
“A Dictionary of Canadian Artists” (compiled by Colin S. MacDonald, Canadian Paperbacks Publishing Ltd., Ottawa), vols. 1, 2, and 4 are 1st editions, vols. 3, 5, and 6 are 3rd editions
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $183.00
Sale date: February 20th 2019

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of Ten Books and Exhibition Catalogues
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of Ten Books and Exhibition Catalogues

ten books
“Miro in Montreal”- (Alexander Gaudieri and Pierre Theberge, Montreal, 1986); “Independent Spirit: Early Canadian Women Artists”- (A.K. Prakash, Buffalo, 2008); “Mexican Muralists: Ozoca, Rivera, Siqueiros” - (Desmond Rochfort, San Franciso, 1993); “American Silver: A History of Style, 1650-1900” - (Graham Hood, New York, 1971); “Douglas Haynes: Split Diamond Paintings to Present, 1978-2011” - (exhibition pamphlet, James Rottman Fine Art, Toronto, 2011); “Picasso Graphics: An Homage to Pablo Picasso on the 130th Anniversary of the Artist’s Year of Birth” (exhibition pamphlet, Odon Wagner Gallery, Toronto, 2011); “Douglas Haynes: 25 Years”- (Catherine Crownston and Leslie Dawn, Edmonton, 2000); “An Introduction to Japanese Prints” - (Joe Earle, London, 1980); “Defiant Spirits: The Modern Revolution of the Group of Seven” - (Ross King, Toronto, 2011); “The Exhibition of Archeological Finds of the People’s Republic of China” - (THe Organization Committee of The Exhibition of Archeological Finds of the People’s Republic of China, 1974)
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Auction Estimate: $150.00$100.00 - $150.00
Price Realized $183.00
Sale date: March 20th 2019

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Six Canadian Art Reference Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Six Canadian Art Reference Books

six books
- ”Painting Place: The Life and Work of David B. Milne” (David P. Silcox, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1996);
- “Reflections in a Quiet Pool: The Prints of David Milne” (Rosemarie Tovell, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1980);
- “Jock Macdonald” (Joyce Zemans, Canadian Artist Series, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1985);
- “Paul-Émile Borduas” (François-Marc Gagnon, Canadian Artist Series, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1976);
- “The Logic of Ecstasy: Canadian Mystical Painting, 1920-1940” (Ann Davis, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1992);
- “Alex Colville: Diary of a War Artist” (Graham Metson and Cheryl Lean [compiled], Nimbus Publishing Ltd., Halifax, 1981)
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Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $183.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A Large Selection of Exhibition Pamphlets and Booklets
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A Large Selection of Exhibition Pamphlets and Booklets

exhibition pamphlets and booklets
Including texts on:

-Emily Carr
-William Kurelek
-Henri Masson
-Horatio Walker
-The Group of Seven
-Tom Thomson
-Helen McNicoll

and others
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Auction Estimate: $150.00$50.00 - $150.00
Price Realized $186.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of Ten Books on Art History and Canadian Art
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of Ten Books on Art History and Canadian Art

ten books
- “Masters Gallery Ltd.: Celebrating Thirty Years 1976-2006” (Rod Green, Calgary, 2006);
- “The Restoration of Paintings” (Knut Nicolaus, Könemann, 1998);
- “Canadian Landscape: As Pictured by F.H. Brigden” (J.E. Middleton, The Ryerson Press, 1944);
- “The Collection, London, Ontario” (Tom Smart, London Regional Art and Historical Museums, 1990);
- “Towards a Lyrical Abstraction: The Art of L.A.C. Panton” (Christine Boyanski, The Art Gallery of Ontario, 1990);
- “Anne Savage” (Janet Braide, The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1979);
- “Louis Icart: The Complete Etchings” (William R. Holland, Clifford P. Catania, Nathan D. Isen, Schiffer Publishing, 1998);
- “Expressions of Will: The Art of Prudence Heward” (Natalie Luckyj, Agnes Etherington Art Centre, 1986);
- “André Bourgault: Sculpteur” (Angéline Saint-Pierre, Aint-Jean-Port-Joli, 1996);
- “A.J. Casson: An Artist’s Life” (Christopher E. Jackson, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, 1999)
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Auction Estimate: $150.00$100.00 - $150.00
Price Realized $186.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, The Second Portfolio of Canadian Drawings (5 lithographs)
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
The Second Portfolio of Canadian Drawings (5 lithographs)

one volume
The National Gallery of Canada, first edition; Four Artists from Quebec (Paul V. Beaulieu, “Man with Puppet”; Ozias Leduc, “The Prayer”; Alfred Pellan, “Head”; Stanley Cosgrove, “Nude”, as well as a fifth: Goodridge Roberts, “Gatineau Landscape”); in its original portfolio
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $173.00
Sale date: December 14th 2016

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A Selection of Etchings, Christmas Cards and Reproductions
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A Selection of Etchings, Christmas Cards and Reproductions

selection of thirteen items
Four Etchings (Initialed “S.T.”, Mary F. Wildman and a pair by Richardson Rome); six Christmas cards (5 signed by Edmund and Norma Walker”) and three colour reproductions (two depicting the work of Franz Johnston; one depicting the work of Nicholas Hornyasnky)
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $173.00
Sale date: December 14th 2016

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of Books and Pamphlets related to Tom Thomson
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of Books and Pamphlets related to Tom Thomson

books
“Tom Thomson” (Harold Town and David Silcox, 1977); “The Art of Tom Thomson” (Joan Murray, 1971) (2); “The Tom Thomson Mystery” (William T. Little, 1970); “Tom Thomson: The Jack Pine” (Dennis Reid, 1975); “The Group of Seven and Tom Thomson” (Jeanne L. Pattinson, 1978); “TomThomson and Other Poems” (Arthur S. Bourinot, 1954); “The Gallery of Canadian Art :2: Tom Thomson” (R.H. Hubbard, 1962); “Two Letters of Tom Thomson 1915 & 1916” (William Colgate, 1948); “Paddle and palette: The Story of Tom Thomson” (Blodwen Davies, 1930); “Outline for Picture Study: Spring Ice by Tom Thomson” (Arthur Lismer, n.d.);”Exhibition of Works by Tom Thomson, March 13th to March 31st 1937 Mellors Galleries” (J.M. MacCallum, 1937) (2); “The Art Museum’s Permanent Collection, London Public Library and Art Museum” (London Public Library and Art Museum, n.d.); selection of notecards with images of Tom Thomson and Group of Seven artworks reproduced
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $177.00
Sale date: February 21st 2018

Artwork by  Books and Reference, The Tranquility and the Turbulence: The Life and Work of Walter J. Phillips
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
The Tranquility and the Turbulence: The Life and Work of Walter J. Phillips

book
Roger H. Boulet, M.B. Loates Publishing, Markham, Ontario, 1981
13.75 x 16 x 1.5 ins ( 34.9 x 40.6 x 3.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $50.00$30.00 - $50.00
Price Realized $177.00
Sale date: February 21st 2018