Past Auction Highlights

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Two Oxen Hauling Logs
MAUD LEWIS
Two Oxen Hauling Logs

mixed media on board
signed lower right
11.5 x 13.25 in ( 29.2 x 33.7 cm )

Auction Estimate: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00
Price Realized $36,000.00
Sale date: May 30th 2024

Artwork by William Blair Bruce, Picking Pears in Barbizon (The Pear Orchard), 1882
WILLIAM BLAIR BRUCE
Picking Pears in Barbizon (The Pear Orchard), 1882

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1882 lower left
29.5 x 59 ins ( 74.9 x 149.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $90,000.00$70,000.00 - $90,000.00
Price Realized $264,000.00
Sale date: June 8th 2023

Artwork by William Perehudoff, AC-78-28
WILLIAM PEREHUDOFF
AC-78-28

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1978 on the reverse
31.25 x 94 ins ( 79.4 x 238.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $45,000.00$35,000.00 - $45,000.00
Price Realized $48,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Marcelle Ferron, Arbre du Ténéré, 1962
MARCELLE FERRON
Arbre du Ténéré, 1962

oil on canvas
signed lower left; titled "L'Arbre du Ténare" [sic] and dated 1962 (twice) on the stretcher
63.75 x 51 in ( 161.9 x 129.5 cm )

Auction Estimate: $500,000.00$300,000.00 - $500,000.00
Price Realized $960,000.00
Sale date: May 30th 2024

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Artwork by Arthur Lismer, Seascape
ARTHUR LISMER
Seascape

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

Auction Estimate: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00
Price Realized $29,900.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2016

Artwork by Jean Paul Riopelle, Sans titre
JEAN PAUL RIOPELLE
Sans titre

oil on paper on canvas
catalogue raisonné no. 1958.038P.1958
22.25 x 30.5 in ( 56.5 x 77.5 cm )

Auction Estimate: $50,000.00$30,000.00 - $50,000.00
Price Realized $28,800.00
Sale date: May 30th 2024

Artwork by Franklin Carmichael, Reflections, La Cloche Hills
FRANKLIN CARMICHAEL
Reflections, La Cloche Hills

oil on board
signed, dated 1936 and inscribed "original sketch by Franklin Carmichael, signed by his wife” with a signed stamp (dated Sept. 1971) by J. Russell Harper on the reverse
10 x 12 in ( 25.4 x 30.5 cm )

Auction Estimate: $80,000.00$60,000.00 - $80,000.00
Price Realized $96,000.00
Sale date: May 30th 2024

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Morning, St. Tite des Caps
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Morning, St. Tite des Caps

oil on panel
signed lower right; signed on the reverse; signed and titled on the reverse of the framing
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00
Price Realized $55,200.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

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