Past Auction Highlights

Artwork by Jacques Hurtubise, Rose Slush
JACQUES HURTUBISE
Rose Slush

oil on canvas (diptych)
signed and dated 1982 lower centre; signed, titled and dated on the reverse
40 x 60 ins ( 101.6 x 152.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00
Price Realized $28,800.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Three Black Cats
MAUD LEWIS
Three Black Cats

mixed media on board
signed to the right
11.75 x 13.75 ins ( 29.8 x 34.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $22,420.00
Sale date: May 12th 2020

Artwork by Frederick Grant Banting, Cobalt
FREDERICK GRANT BANTING
Cobalt

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated “Oct. 1932” on the reverse
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 $44,840.00
Sale date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by William Perehudoff, AC-83-92
WILLIAM PEREHUDOFF
AC-83-92

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1983 on the reverse
40 x 52 ins ( 101.6 x 132.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $21,240.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

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Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, St. Irenée, Quebec
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
St. Irenée, Quebec

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

Auction Estimate: $60,000.00$40,000.00 - $60,000.00
Price Realized $94,400.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by Lawren Stewart Harris, Lake Superior (I.D. 463)
LAWREN STEWART HARRIS
Lake Superior (I.D. 463)

pencil sketch
inscribed “39” (striked), “40” and “1925” in the upper left margin
8.5 x 10.75 ins ( 21.6 x 27.3 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $30,000.00$20,000.00 - $30,000.00
Price Realized $161,000.00
Sale date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Emily Carr, Arbutus Trees
EMILY CARR
Arbutus Trees

watercolour
signed and dated 1908 lower left
14.5 x 10.75 ins ( 36.8 x 27.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $70,000.00$50,000.00 - $70,000.00
Price Realized $52,900.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

Artwork by Frederick William Hutchison, Going To Mass
FREDERICK WILLIAM HUTCHISON
Going To Mass

oil on canvas
The artist was commissioned to paint a series of murals as part of a display in the 'great room' of George Darling's waterfront home. According to the Hutchinson family archive of letters, diary and records, work on this collection began as early as early as 1904, completed in around 1917.
16.5 x 66.5 ins ( 41.9 x 168.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $30,000.00$20,000.00 - $30,000.00
Price Realized $21,500.00
Sale date: May 26th 2012

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