Past Auction Highlights

Artwork by Jean Paul Riopelle, Sans titre, 1970
JEAN PAUL RIOPELLE
Sans titre, 1970

oil on board
11.75 x 6.75 ins ( 29.8 x 17.1 cms )

Sold for $52,800.00
Sale date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, Five Colour Prints (1965 Portfolio)
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
Five Colour Prints (1965 Portfolio)

complete set of five colour serigraphs
“Red Sash- New York 1962”, “Red Stripes- New York 1962”, “Red Orange Green- 1963”, “Nice Pink- 1965”, “Stripes to the Right- 1965”; each signed, dated 1965 and numbered 57/100, housed in the original portfolio
26 x 20.5 ins ( 66 x 52.1 cms ) ( each )

Sold for $57,500.00
Sale date: May 31st 2016

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

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Madawaska
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Madawaska

oil on canvas
signed lower left; signed and inscribed “From a sketch made at Madawaska, Ont. 1967” on the reverse
20 x 26 ins ( 50.8 x 66 cms )

Sold for $69,000.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

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Past Auction Highlights

Artwork by Molly Lamb Bobak, Highland Games, Fredericton
MOLLY LAMB BOBAK
Highland Games, Fredericton

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and inscribed “75” on the reverse
40 x 48 ins ( 101.6 x 121.9 cms )

Sold for $100,300.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

Artwork by William Kurelek, Arrived Too Early
WILLIAM KURELEK
Arrived Too Early

mixed media on board
signed and dated 1974 lower right; titled on the reverse
12.25 x 12.25 ins ( 31.1 x 31.1 cms )

Sold for $29,900.00
Sale date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Sorel Etrog, Standing Family Group Study
SOREL ETROG
Standing Family Group Study

bronze sculpture
stamped signature and numbered 8/9
16.5 x 5.5 x 3.25 ins ( 41.9 x 14 x 8.3 cms ) ( overall )

Sold for $23,600.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by James Wilson Morrice, Study for “The Pond, West Indies” (circa 1916-1919)
JAMES WILSON MORRICE
Study for “The Pond, West Indies” (circa 1916-1919)

watercolour
signed lower left; inscribed “In Trinidad” on the reverse of the card; inscribed “Trinidad, Pond with Palms and Two Figures” on the reverse of the framing; F.R. Heaton Estate No.128
12.75 x 8.5 ins ( 32.4 x 21.6 cms ) ( sight )

Sold for $22,420.00
Sale date: September 24th 2020

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