Past Auction Highlights

Artwork by Philip Henry Howard Surrey, Unisex Shop
PHILIP HENRY HOWARD SURREY
Unisex Shop

oil on canvas
signed lower left
24 x 32 ins ( 61 x 81.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $60,000.00$50,000.00 - $60,000.00
Price Realized $48,000.00
Sale date: December 6th 2023

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Birches in Spring (River)
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Birches in Spring (River)

double-sided oil on board
signed lower right; faintly signed, indistinctly titled (”River”) and dated 1959 on an oil sketch depicting a shoreline landscape 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 $20,060.00
Sale date: June 2nd 2020

Artwork by Nicholas de Grandmaison, Untitled (Indian with Pipe)
NICHOLAS DE GRANDMAISON
Untitled (Indian with Pipe)

pastel on paper
20 x 15 ins ( 50.8 x 38.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00
Price Realized $20,125.00
Sale date: June 18th 2013

Artwork by James Wilson Morrice, À Venise (Study for “Red Houses, Venice”)
JAMES WILSON MORRICE
À Venise (Study for “Red Houses, Venice”)

oil on wood panel
signed lower left; titled and inscribed “J.W. Morrice”, “Bordeaux”, “chez M. Guichardaz 29 Rue T. Dragon”, “G. Lege...” on the reverse; stamped “Emilio Aikelin/Via 22 Marzo N. 2578/Venezia” (inversed) on the reverse; inscribed “Morrice. 2.” on a P. Ferret label on the reverse (stamped faintly “Salon de Bordeaux 1911”
13 x 9.25 ins ( 33 x 23.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $120,000.00$90,000.00 - $120,000.00
Price Realized $312,000.00
Sale date: June 8th 2023

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Past Auction Highlights

Artwork by Sorel Etrog, Manon
SOREL ETROG
Manon

bronze
stamped signature and edition (4/7) on the base
49.5 x 12.5 x 8.75 ins ( 125.7 x 31.8 x 22.2 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $60,000.00$40,000.00 - $60,000.00
Price Realized $102,000.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Rugged Country, Pointe-au-Baril
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Rugged Country, Pointe-au-Baril

oil on board
signed lower right; signed and dated 1967 on the artist’s label; titled and dated on the reverse
12 x 15 ins ( 30.5 x 38.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00
Price Realized $28,800.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by James Edward Hervey MacDonald, Stormy Weather, Georgian Bay
JAMES EDWARD HERVEY MACDONALD
Stormy Weather, Georgian Bay

oil on board
signed, dated 1912 and inscribed “Georgian Bay” & “south point of Dr. McCallum’s island looking west” on the reverse; inscribed with the title, date “Oct. 1912” and certified by Thoreau MacDonald on the reverse
4.25 x 7 ins ( 10.8 x 17.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $55,200.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by Jacques Hurtubise, Rose Slush
JACQUES HURTUBISE
Rose Slush

oil on canvas (diptych)
signed and dated 1982 lower centre; signed, titled and dated on the reverse
40 x 60 ins ( 101.6 x 152.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00
Price Realized $28,800.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2021

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