Past Auction Highlights

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, At Pilot Harbour, Lake Superior
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
At Pilot Harbour, Lake Superior

oil on panel
signed lower left; titled and dated “July 17, 1959” 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 $18,000.00
Sale date: June 8th 2023

Artwork by Andy Warhol, Howdy Doody (from the Myth Series) (F&S II.263)
ANDY WARHOL
Howdy Doody (from the Myth Series) (F&S II.263)


colour screenprint with diamond dust on Lenox Museum Board
signed, numbered 124/200 and stamped with Andy Warhol copyright stamp 1981 on the reverse. Printer: Rupert Jasen Smith, New York. Publisher: Ronald Feldman Fine Arts Inc., New York
38 x 38 ins ( 96.5 x 96.5 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $75,000.00$55,000.00 - $75,000.00
Price Realized $60,000.00
Sale date: November 30th 2021

Artwork by Emily Carr, Untitled (Mount Verstovia, Sitka, Alaska)
EMILY CARR
Untitled (Mount Verstovia, Sitka, Alaska)

watercolour
signed lower right
10.75 x 14 ins ( 27.3 x 35.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $60,000.00$40,000.00 - $60,000.00
Price Realized $48,000.00
Sale date: December 6th 2023

Artwork by Christian Marcel Barbeau, Dents de sable à cran d’acier / le langage des sources
CHRISTIAN MARCEL BARBEAU
Dents de sable à cran d’acier / le langage des sources

oil on canvas, laid on panel
signed and dated 1947 lower right; signed, titled and dated on the reverse
11.75 x 16.75 ins ( 29.8 x 42.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $18,000.00$15,000.00 - $18,000.00
Price Realized $23,600.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

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Artwork by William Perehudoff, AC-78-20
WILLIAM PEREHUDOFF
AC-78-20

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1978 on the reverse
24.75 x 54 ins ( 62.9 x 137.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00
Price Realized $27,600.00
Sale date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Ivan Kenneth Eyre, Cairn
IVAN KENNETH EYRE
Cairn

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed on the reverse
27 x 33 ins ( 68.6 x 83.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $25,300.00
Sale date: May 31st 2016

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Tadenac, November
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Tadenac, November

oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled on the frame “Tadenac, November-Georgian Bay” and inscribed “Pickering College” (three times) and “Newmarket” on the stretcher, NJG Inventory No. 1710
40.25 x 38.25 ins ( 102.2 x 97.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $600,000.00$400,000.00 - $600,000.00
Price Realized $936,000.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Winter Sleighing Scene with a Covered Bridge
MAUD LEWIS
Winter Sleighing Scene with a Covered Bridge

mixed media on board
signed lower right
11.25 x 12 ins ( 28.6 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $30,000.00$20,000.00 - $30,000.00
Price Realized $26,400.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

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