Past Auction Highlights

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 William Kurelek, Threshing Outfit Being Brought Lunch
WILLIAM KURELEK
Threshing Outfit Being Brought Lunch

mixed media on board
signed with monogram and dated 1972 lower right; titled on the reverse
5 x 15.5 ins ( 12.7 x 39.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $70,000.00$50,000.00 - $70,000.00
Price Realized $82,600.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by Rita Letendre, Abstraction
RITA LETENDRE
Abstraction

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1974 lower right; signed, titled indistinctly and dated on the reverse; unframed
40 x 60 ins ( 101.6 x 152.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00
Price Realized $25,960.00
Sale date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by Frederick Grant Banting, Inlet, French River
FREDERICK GRANT BANTING
Inlet, French River

oil on board
certified and dated “24-4-76” by Lady Henrietta E. Banting on a stamp and dated 1933 on an exhibition label on the reverse
10.5 x 13.5 ins ( 26.7 x 34.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $30,000.00$20,000.00 - $30,000.00
Price Realized $28,320.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

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Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Untitled (Redstone Lake)
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Untitled (Redstone Lake)

oil on canvas, laid on board
signed lower right; painted circa 1935
9.25 x 11.25 ins ( 23.5 x 28.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00
Price Realized $37,760.00
Sale date: June 2nd 2020

Artwork by William Kurelek, Ukrainian Proverb
WILLIAM KURELEK
Ukrainian Proverb

mixed media on board
signed with initials lower right, inscribed “He who chases two rabbits at the same time catches neither” in Ukrainian and English; dated 1974 and titled (twice) on the reverse
10 x 4.5 ins ( 25.4 x 11.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00
Price Realized $41,400.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Jean-Philippe Dallaire, Portrait of a Woman
JEAN-PHILIPPE DALLAIRE
Portrait of a Woman

oil on board
signed and dated 1938 lower right; signed, dated 1938 and inscribed “Ottawa, Ont. Canada” on the reverse
22 x 19 ins ( 55.9 x 48.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $30,000.00$20,000.00 - $30,000.00
Price Realized $23,000.00
Sale date: May 31st 2016

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Byng Inlet
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Byng Inlet

oil on board
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
12 x 15 ins ( 30.5 x 38.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $18,000.00$14,000.00 - $18,000.00
Price Realized $29,900.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

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