Past Auction Highlights

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Schoolhouse in Winter
MAUD LEWIS
Schoolhouse in Winter

mixed media on board
signed lower right; dated 1968 on the reverse
12 x 14 ins ( 30.5 x 35.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00
Price Realized $28,800.00
Sale date: November 7th 2023

Artwork by William Kurelek, Behold Man Without God (#3)
WILLIAM KURELEK
Behold Man Without God (#3)

mixed media on board
signed with monogram lower right; inscribed “XX” on the reverse; titled and dated 1972 on the reverse of the artist’s frame
38 x 24 ins ( 96.5 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $80,000.00$60,000.00 - $80,000.00
Price Realized $78,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

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 )

Auction Estimate: $18,000.00$14,000.00 - $18,000.00
Price Realized $23,600.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Arthur Lismer, Lake Superior-Pic Island
ARTHUR LISMER
Lake Superior-Pic Island

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and inscribed “$75” on the reverse
12.5 x 16 ins ( 31.8 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $90,000.00$70,000.00 - $90,000.00
Price Realized $312,000.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

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Artwork by Maud Lewis, Winter Sleighride
MAUD LEWIS
Winter Sleighride

mixed media on board
signed lower right
11.5 x 13.75 ins ( 29.2 x 34.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $52,800.00
Sale date: June 15th 2022

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 James Wilson Morrice, Trees Along a River
JAMES WILSON MORRICE
Trees Along a River

oil on canvas
the artist studio stamp on the reverse
6.5 x 9 ins ( 16.5 x 22.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $30,000.00$20,000.00 - $30,000.00
Price Realized $24,000.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Team of Oxen Ploughing
MAUD LEWIS
Team of Oxen Ploughing

mixed media on board
signed lower right
15.75 x 20.75 ins ( 40 x 52.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $32,200.00
Sale date: November 23rd 2017

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