Previously Sold Works

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A Painter’s Country (A.Y. Jackson); West by East (J.E.H. & Thoreau MacDonald); Country Hours (Locke); A Canadian Art Movement (F.B. Housser)
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A Painter’s Country (A.Y. Jackson); West by East (J.E.H. & Thoreau MacDonald); Country Hours (Locke); A Canadian Art Movement (F.B. Housser)

four books
“A Painter’s Country: the autobiography of A.Y. Jackson” (A.Y. Jackson, Clarke, Irwin & Company Ltd, Canada, 1963, presented in the original dust jacket); “West by East & Other Poems by J.E.H. MacDonald” (J.E.H. MacDonald, with drawings by Thoreau MacDonald, The Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1933, presented in the original dust jacket); “Country Hours” (Clarke Locke, illustrations by Thoreau MacDonald, The Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1959, presented in the original dust jacket and book signed by the author); “A Canadian Art Movement: The Story of the Group of Seven” (F.B. Housser, The MacMillan Company of Canada, Toronto, 1974, presented in the original dust jacket)
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Auction Estimate: $175.00$125.00 - $175.00
Price Realized $472.00
Sale date: December 12th 2018

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

books
Colin S. MacDonald, Ottawa, 1986; volumes 1-4 housed in clam shell case
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $472.00
Sale date: June 26th 2019

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A Selection of Robson & Ryerson Artist Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A Selection of Robson & Ryerson Artist Books

six books
“J.E.H. MacDonald” (Albert H. Robson, 1946);
“Clarence Gagnon” (Albert H. Robson, 1945);
“Paul Kane” (Albert H. Robson, 1938);
“J.E.H. MacDonald” (Albert H. Robson, 1937);
“Cornelius Krieghoff” (Marius Barbeau, 1948);
“C.W. Jefferys” (William Colgate, 1948; signed by the artist on the frontispage);
“James Wilson Morrice” (Donald W. Buchanan, 1947);
“Henri Julien” (Marius Barbeau, 1941, signed by Paul Duval on the cover);
“Paddle and Palette: The Story of Tom Thomson” (Blodwen Davies, 1930);
“Côte: The Wood Carver” (Marius Barbeau, 1943);
“J.W. Beatty” (Dorothy Hoover, 1948);
“Maurice Cullen” (William R. Watson, 1931)
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Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $472.00
Sale date: January 28th 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Five Canadian Forum Journals
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Five Canadian Forum Journals

five books
“The Canadian Forum, Vol. I” (1920 - 1921);
“The Canadian Forum, Vol. II” (Oct. 1921 - Sept. 1922);
“The Canadian Forum, Vol. IV” (Oct. 1923 - Sept. 1924);
“The Canadian Forum, Vol. V” (Oct. 1924 - Sept. 1925);
“The Canadian Forum, Vol. VI” (Oct. 1925 - Sept. 1926)
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $472.00
Sale date: January 28th 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A.J. Casson / A Tribute
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A.J. Casson / A Tribute

book
M.B. Loates Publishing, 1980; signed by A.J. Casson and Paul Duval and numbered 102/150 in pencil on the title page; a signed and numbered 102/150 A.J. Casson lithograph is included (sheet 15.5 x 18.5 inches); housed in its original case
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Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $472.00
Sale date: April 14th 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Charles Pachter; The Ascent
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Charles Pachter; The Ascent

book and serigraph
“Charles Pachter” (Bogomila Welsh-Ovcharov, McClelland & Stewart, 1992); signed by Bogomila Welsh-Ovcharov, Margaret Atwood and Charles Pachter on the frontispiece;
sold together with “The Ascent” (serigraph on paper, signed, dated 1992 and numbered 27/150 in the lower margin, 11.5 x 9.5 ins); housed in folder; all in original slipcase
11.5 x 9.5 ins ( 29.2 x 24.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $472.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Emily Carr “Sister and I in Alaska”
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Emily Carr “Sister and I in Alaska”

book
Emily Carr “Sister and I in Alaska” (David A. SIlcox (ed.), Figure 1 Publishing, Vancouver, 2013); housed in slipcase
11.75 x 9.25 ins ( 29.8 x 23.5 cms ) ( overall (including case) )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $480.00
Sale date: June 1st 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Fifteen International Photography Reference Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Fifteen International Photography Reference Books

fifteen books
Full catalogue listing in details
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $480.00
Sale date: August 17th 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Lawren Harris (Harris & Colgove, eds); Lemieux (Robert); The Journals of Emily Carr (Irwin); The Canadian Art Graphic Art Year Book (1931)
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Lawren Harris (Harris & Colgove, eds); Lemieux (Robert); The Journals of Emily Carr (Irwin); The Canadian Art Graphic Art Year Book (1931)

four books
“Lawren Harris” [Bess Harris & R.G.P. Colgrove (eds.), Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, 1969], in the original slipcover; “Lemieux” (Guy Robert, Gage Publishing, Toronto, 1978), in the original dust jacket;, signed by the artist and author; “Hundreds and Thousands: The Journals of Emily Carr” (Clarke, Irwin & Company, Toronto/Vancouver, 1966, with twelve colour reproductions within the original slipcover), in the original slipcover, numbered 945/1000; “The Canadian Graphic Art Year Book: Nineteen Hundred and Thirty-One” (The Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1931) with colour block print by T.W. McLean tipped inside (”Cathedral Mountain”, 5.75 ins x 4 ins)
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $431.00
Sale date: March 8th 2017

Artwork by  Books and Reference, The Automatiste Revolution; Fernand Leduc de 1943 á 1985; Guido Molinari - The Black and White Paintings 1951-1961; Rita Letendre - The Montreal Years - 1953-1963
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
The Automatiste Revolution; Fernand Leduc de 1943 á 1985; Guido Molinari - The Black and White Paintings 1951-1961; Rita Letendre - The Montreal Years - 1953-1963

four books
The Automatiste Revolution, Montréal, 1941-1960 (Roald Nasgaard & Ray Ellenwood; Douglas & McIntyre/Varley-McKay Art Foundation of Markham, 2009); Fernand Leduc de 1943 á 1985 (Musée des Beaux-Arts de Chartres, 1985); Guido Molinari 1951-1961 - The Black and White Paintings (Vancouver Art Gallery, 1989); Rita Letendre - The Montréal Years 1953-1963 (Concordia Art Gallery, 1989)
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Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $443.00
Sale date: July 18th 2018

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Artist Reference Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Artist Reference Books

six books
“Clarence A. Gagnon” (Albert H. Robson, 1938);
“Côté: The Wood Carver” (Marius Barbeau, 1943);
“James Wilson Morrice” (Donald W. Buchanan, 1947) - 2 copies;
“Maurice Cullen” (William R. Watson, 1931);
“J.E.H. MacDonald” (E.R. Hunter, 1940)
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $443.00
Sale date: January 28th 2020

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

eight books
- “A. Y. Jackson: The Arctic 1927” (Naomi Jackson Groves, Penumbra Press, Moonbeam, Ontario, 1982);
- “F. H. Varley” (The Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, 1981);
- “Thoreau MacDonald: A Catalogue of Design and Illustration” (Margaret E. Edison, University of Toronto Press, Toronto and Buffalo, 1973);
- “The Group of Seven: Art for a Nation” (Charles C. Hill, National Gallery of Canada, McClelland & Stewart Inc., Toronto, 1995);
- “The Women of Beaver Hall: Canadian Modernist Painters” (Evelyn Walters, Dundurn Press, Toronto, 2005) -signed by the author on the title page;
- “Tom Thomson: The Silence and the Storm” (Harold Town and David P. Silcox, McClelland and Stewart Limited, Toronto, 1977) -signed by the authors on the first page;
- “Lawren Harris” (Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, 1969);
- “A. J. Casson/His Life & Works/A Tribute” (Paul Duval, Cerebrus/Prentice-Hall, Toronto, 1980) -signed by the artist on the title page

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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $450.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Nineteen Indigenous Art Reference Publications
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Nineteen Indigenous Art Reference Publications

nineteen books
Full listing within cataloguing details
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $450.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Canadian National Exhibition Catalogues (1930, 1931, 1933, & 1934)
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Canadian National Exhibition Catalogues (1930, 1931, 1933, & 1934)

four catalogues
“Catalogue of Fine, Graphic, And Applied Arts, and Salon of Photography, Canadian National Exhibition, August 22nd to September 6th, 1930”; “Catalogue of the Arts, Canadian National Exhibition, 1931”; “1933 Catalogue of the Arts, Canadian National Exhibition”; “Catalogue of the Arts, Canadian National Exhibtion, 1934”
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Auction Estimate: $125.00$75.00 - $125.00
Price Realized $413.00
Sale date: July 18th 2018

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A Collection of Exhibition Catalogues and Art Gallery Catalogues
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A Collection of Exhibition Catalogues and Art Gallery Catalogues

twenty-two catalogues
“Fred Ross: Recent Paintings and Drawings” (Galerie Dresdnere, 1973);
“New Images from Canada” (Banfer Gallery, 1963;)
“An Exhibition of Arctic Paintings by Doris McCarthy” (The Robertson Galleries, n.d. (invitation));
“Knowles- Perehudoff” (Waddington Fine Arts, 1969 (invitation));
“Two Artists from Saskatoon: Dorothy Knowles and Otto Rogers” (The Winnipeg Art Gallery, 1969);
“Dorothy Knowles: Recent Landscapes” (David Mirvish Gallery, 1965);
“Peter Harris, 1932-1993: A Tribute” (Roberts Gallery, 1995);
“The CIL Collection: On Tour since 1962” (CIL Collection, 1984;)
“A View of One’s Own” (Canadian Women Artists: 1890-1960”- Masters Gallery Ltd., 1994);
“Barry McCarthy: The Inner Atlantic” (The Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, 1995);
“Karen Kulyk: Two Decades, 1972-1992” (Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, 1993);
“Esther Warkov: The Recent Years” (The Winnipeg Art Gallery, 1972);
“Esther Warkov” (Beaverbrook Art Gallery, 1970-71);
“Hidden City: A Painted Trilogy by Rudolf Stüssi” (Galerie Rochon, 1995, signed by the artist);
“F.H. Varley: Paintings 1915-1954” (The Art Gallery of Toronto, 1954);
“Canadian Abstract Exhibition” (Oshawa YWCA, 1952);
“L.L. FitzGerald: 1890-1956, A Memorial Exhibition” (National Gallery of Canada, 1958);
“Contemporary Art from the City’s Collection” (The Market Gallery, 1985);
“The Samuel E. Weir Collection and Library of Art” (Guide to exhibits, 1992);
“The Art Gallery of Hamilton: Seventy- Five Years (1914-1989)” (The Art Gallery of Hamilton, 1989 with accompanying exhibition listing and inscribed curator business card);
“The Art Gallery of Hamilton: Exhibitions and Collections” (The Art Gallery of Hamilton, 1991);
“Robert Tait McKenzie: Physical Education’s Man of the Century” (James Day, Simon Fraser University, n.d.);
“Canada 101 Edinburgh International Festival” (Edinburgh Festival Society, 1968)
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Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $413.00
Sale date: January 28th 2020