Past Auction Highlights

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

ink and watercolour
signed with initial and dated 1965 lower right; Riopelle Inventory no. 1965.023P.1965
10 x 8 ins ( 25.4 x 20.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $23,600.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by James Wilson Morrice, A Bridge in London (ca. 1913-15)
JAMES WILSON MORRICE
A Bridge in London (ca. 1913-15)

oil on board
“Studio / J.W. Morrice” stamp on the reverse
11 x 14 ins ( 27.9 x 35.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $70,000.00$50,000.00 - $70,000.00
Price Realized $192,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Christo and Jeanne-Claude , Arc De Triomphe Wrapped (Project for Paris)(Schellman 144)
CHRISTO AND JEANNE-CLAUDE
Arc De Triomphe Wrapped (Project for Paris)(Schellman 144)


lithograph in colours with collage of broadcloth, thread, and city map with hand-colouring and charcoal editions mounted on board (as issued)
signed, numbered LP 12/20 and dated 1989 lower right; Printer: Landfall Press, Chicago; Publisher: Torsten Lilja, Stockholm
28 x 22 ins ( 71.1 x 55.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $16,000.00$12,000.00 - $16,000.00
Price Realized $22,800.00
Sale date: September 28th 2021

Artwork by Marcelle Ferron, Sans titre
MARCELLE FERRON
Sans titre

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1973 lower left; signed and dated on the reverse

45 x 57 ins ( 114.3 x 144.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $40,000.00$30,000.00 - $40,000.00
Price Realized $49,560.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

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Artwork by Frederick Grant Banting, Island, French River, Ontario
FREDERICK GRANT BANTING
Island, French River, Ontario

oil on board
signed lower right; titled to gallery label on the reverse; certified and dated “24-4-76” by Lady Henrietta E. Banting on a stamp on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $22,000.00$18,000.00 - $22,000.00
Price Realized $31,200.00
Sale date: December 3rd 2020

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 Jack Hamilton Bush, The Broken Window
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
The Broken Window

oil on masonite
signed and dated 1950 upper left; “Jack Bush Art Estate” and “Jack Bush Heritage Corporation” labels attached to the reverse
26 x 20 ins ( 66 x 50.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $30,000.00$20,000.00 - $30,000.00
Price Realized $23,600.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

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 )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $21,850.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

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