Past Auction Highlights

Artwork by Léon Bellefleur, Chant de mai
LÉON BELLEFLEUR
Chant de mai

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1975 lower left; signed, titled and dated 1975 on the reverse
51.5 x 77 ins ( 130.8 x 195.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00
Price Realized $33,040.00
Sale date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by William Ronald, Invasion (1955)
WILLIAM RONALD
Invasion (1955)

oil on canvas
signed lower right
47.75 x 60 ins ( 121.3 x 152.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00
Price Realized $22,800.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Dorothy Elsie Knowles, Bright Weeds
DOROTHY ELSIE KNOWLES
Bright Weeds

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled, dated “June 86” and inscribed “AC-29-86” on the reverse
60 x 48 ins ( 152.4 x 121.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00
Price Realized $26,400.00
Sale date: December 3rd 2020

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, Summer Afternoon/The Lovers
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
Summer Afternoon/The Lovers

oil on board
signed and dated 1951 lower right
30 x 40 ins ( 76.2 x 101.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $40,000.00$30,000.00 - $40,000.00
Price Realized $28,320.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

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Artwork by William Kurelek, Yelling at Young Mosquitos in Rain Barrel
WILLIAM KURELEK
Yelling at Young Mosquitos in Rain Barrel

mixed media on board
signed with monogram and dated 1967 lower right; titled on the reverse of the framing
16.5 x 20.75 ins ( 41.9 x 52.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $25,000.00$20,000.00 - $25,000.00
Price Realized $23,600.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by James Edward Hervey MacDonald, Larches, Mountain Lake
JAMES EDWARD HERVEY MACDONALD
Larches, Mountain Lake

oil on board
signed and dated “Sept. 13, 1929” lower right; signed and titled (twice) on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $70,000.00$50,000.00 - $70,000.00
Price Realized $57,600.00
Sale date: June 9th 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

Artwork by Arthur Lismer, Tumbled Rocks, Georgian Bay
ARTHUR LISMER
Tumbled Rocks, Georgian Bay

oil on board
signed and dated 1946 lower centre; signed, titled and dated 1946 on a label on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $30,000.00$20,000.00 - $30,000.00
Price Realized $20,700.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

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