Past Auction Highlights

Artwork by Michael Snow, Off Minor
MICHAEL SNOW
Off Minor

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1958 upper left; signed, titled and inscribed “Completed April 1958” on the reverse
60 x 36 ins ( 152.4 x 91.4 cms )

Sold for $57,500.00
Sale date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by William Kurelek, The Grouse Mountain Sky Ride
WILLIAM KURELEK
The Grouse Mountain Sky Ride

mixed media on board
signed with initials and dated 1973 lower right; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
30 x 18 ins ( 76.2 x 45.7 cms )

Sold for $60,000.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, Painting Muskoka Rapids (Self Portrait)
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
Painting Muskoka Rapids (Self Portrait)

oil on board
signed lower right; titled and dated 1932 with the artist’s estate stamp on the reverse
13 x 16 ins ( 33 x 40.6 cms )

Sold for $20,400.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Artwork by Rita Letendre, Untitled
RITA LETENDRE
Untitled

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1975 lower right; signed (three times) and dated 1975 on the reverse; unframed
42 x 66 ins ( 106.7 x 167.6 cms )

Sold for $28,800.00
Sale date: December 3rd 2020

The specific item you have requested is not available for viewing at this time.

Click here for our artist directory

Now Accepting Consignments

We are currently seeking artworks for inclusion in our upcoming auctions of Canadian art.

Click here to learn about including artwork in upcoming auctions.

Click here to review our artist directory.

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 a highly-competitive 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.

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.

Canadian Art Auctions | Cowley Abbott Auctioneers and Appraisers

Past Auction Highlights

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Ringwood
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Ringwood

watercolour
signed lower right
14.25 x 16.25 ins ( 36.2 x 41.3 cms )

Sold for $28,000.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Maple Saplings
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Maple Saplings

oil on board
signed lower right; signed and dated 1979 on the reverse; signed and titled on a label on the reverse
12 x 15 ins ( 30.5 x 38.1 cms )

Sold for $24,000.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Paul-Émile Borduas, Abstract Composition
PAUL-ÉMILE BORDUAS
Abstract Composition

watercolour
signed and dated 1951 lower right
10 x 8.5 ins ( 25.4 x 21.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $21,850.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Ron Moppett, Studio/Light 3
RON MOPPETT
Studio/Light 3

oil on canvas triptych
signed, titled and dated 1981 on the reverse of each segment
60 x 94 ins ( 152.4 x 238.8 cms ) ( Overall (each panel 60 ins x 30.25 ins) )

Sold for $21,240.00
Sale date: September 26th 2018

The specific item you have requested is not available for viewing at this time.

Click here for our artist directory

Now Accepting Consignments

We are currently seeking artworks for inclusion in our upcoming auctions of Canadian art.

Click here to learn about including artwork in upcoming auctions.

Click here to review our artist directory.

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 a highly-competitive 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.

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.