Past Auction Highlights

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Sudbury Mine
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Sudbury Mine

oil on board laid on board
inscribed with the title, date “1948” and NJG Inventory No. 1857 on the reverse
10.5 x 13.5 ins ( 26.7 x 34.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $22,000.00$18,000.00 - $22,000.00
Price Realized $24,000.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by Rita Letendre, Antares Glows
RITA LETENDRE
Antares Glows

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1969 lower right; signed, titled, dated and inscribed “TOR-69-14” on the reverse
60 x 40 ins ( 152.4 x 101.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $25,000.00$20,000.00 - $25,000.00
Price Realized $28,320.00
Sale date: November 28th 2019

Artwork by Maud Lewis, At the Train Station
MAUD LEWIS
At the Train Station

mixed media on board
signed lower right
12.25 x 13.75 ins ( 31.1 x 34.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00
Price Realized $44,400.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

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

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Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Rain Clouds
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Rain Clouds

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed and dated 1976 on a label on the reverse
24 x 30 ins ( 61 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $80,000.00$60,000.00 - $80,000.00
Price Realized $72,000.00
Sale date: December 6th 2023

Artwork by David Brown Milne, Billowing Trees (New York), circa 1910-11
DAVID BROWN MILNE
Billowing Trees (New York), circa 1910-11

oil on canvas
Milne catalogue raisonné no. 103.91
15 x 18.25 ins ( 38.1 x 46.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $150,000.00$100,000.00 - $150,000.00
Price Realized $120,000.00
Sale date: December 6th 2023

Artwork by Frederick Grant Banting, Untitled (Houses in a Village)
FREDERICK GRANT BANTING
Untitled (Houses in a Village)

oil on board
titled and dated circa 1933 to the gallery label on the reverse
20 x 24 ins ( 50.8 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $40,000.00$30,000.00 - $40,000.00
Price Realized $28,800.00
Sale date: June 8th 2023

Artwork by Cornelius Krieghoff, Hudson Bay Trader (Early Trading with the Indians), circa 1845-47
CORNELIUS KRIEGHOFF
Hudson Bay Trader (Early Trading with the Indians), circa 1845-47

oil on canvas
signed lower right
11.5 x 15.5 ins ( 29.2 x 39.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $60,000.00$40,000.00 - $60,000.00
Price Realized $47,200.00
Sale date: November 19th 2019

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