Exceptional Results

This page provides details of a selection of works of art which achieved exceptional results in our past auctions. Select an artwork below for further details. All posted results include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Jackknife Bay
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Jackknife Bay

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated “September ‘82” on the reverse
12 x 15 ins ( 30.5 x 38.1 cms )

Sold for $34,500.00
Sale date: May 31st 2016

Artwork by Ted Harrison, The Grecian House (Dawson City)
TED HARRISON
The Grecian House (Dawson City)

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1982 on the reverse
48 x 60 ins ( 121.9 x 152.4 cms )

Sold for $34,500.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by William Kurelek, Candy Floss Clouds
WILLIAM KURELEK
Candy Floss Clouds

oil on board
signed with monogram and dated 1977 lower right; titled on the reverse
20 x 20 ins ( 50.8 x 50.8 cms )

Sold for $34,500.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2016

Artwork by Edwin Headley Holgate, Autumn Tangle, Morin Heights
EDWIN HEADLEY HOLGATE
Autumn Tangle, Morin Heights

oil on board
signed with initials lower left; signed, titled and dated “October, 1963” on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Sold for $34,500.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by David Alexander Colville, Recording Zero Line, Near Nijmegen
DAVID ALEXANDER COLVILLE
Recording Zero Line, Near Nijmegen

watercolour
signed lower left; titled and inscribed “Lt. D.A. Colville, 4 Dec 44 (painted 6,8,12 Dec 44), ‘E’ Troop, 43 BTY, 12 FD REGT RCA, 3 CDN INF DIV, 15” x 22”, For Reference Only” on the reverse
15 x 22 ins ( 38.1 x 55.9 cms ) ( sight )

Sold for $34,500.00
Sale date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Frederick Grant Banting, Village in Winter
FREDERICK GRANT BANTING
Village in Winter

oil on panel
signed lower right
8 x 10 ins ( 20.3 x 25.4 cms )

Sold for $34,500.00
Sale date: November 23rd 2017

Artwork by Dorothy Elsie Knowles, Soft Greens in May
DOROTHY ELSIE KNOWLES
Soft Greens in May

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1979 lower right; signed, titled and inscribed “AC-9-79” on the reverse
78 x 49 ins ( 198.1 x 124.5 cms )

Sold for $29,900.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Ted Harrison, The Village Road
TED HARRISON
The Village Road

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1982 on the reverse
48 x 36 ins ( 121.9 x 91.4 cms )

Sold for $29,900.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Indian Graves, Echo Bay
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Indian Graves, Echo Bay

oil on board
signed lower right; titled, dated “Sept. 1950” and inscribed “Great Bear Lake”, “Walter Stewart”, “Burt Richardson” and “Canvas 20 x 26” (the sizing crossed out) on the reverse
10.25 x 13.5 ins ( 26 x 34.3 cms )

Sold for $29,900.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Maurice Galbraith Cullen, Wintery Marshes, Quebec
MAURICE GALBRAITH CULLEN
Wintery Marshes, Quebec

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1896 lower right; Cullen Inventory Number 1091
18 x 32 ins ( 45.7 x 81.3 cms )

Sold for $28,750.00
Sale date: November 22nd 2016

Artwork by Charles Fraser Comfort, Smokestacks, Copper Cliff
CHARLES FRASER COMFORT
Smokestacks, Copper Cliff

oil on board
signed lower left
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

Sold for $33,040.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by William Perehudoff, AC-85-81
WILLIAM PEREHUDOFF
AC-85-81

acrylic on canvas
signed, dated 1985 and inscribed “AC-85-81” on the reverse
35 x 78.25 ins ( 88.9 x 198.8 cms )

Sold for $33,040.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

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 )

Sold for $33,040.00
Sale date: September 24th 2020

Artwork by John William Beatty, Baie St. Paul
JOHN WILLIAM BEATTY
Baie St. Paul

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1929 lower left
18 x 22 ins ( 45.7 x 55.9 cms )

Sold for $32,200.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Ringwood
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Ringwood

watercolour
signed lower right
14.25 x 16.25 ins ( 36.2 x 41.3 cms )

Sold for $28,000.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Previous Auctions

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Prints of Sampson Matthews (& Related Work) (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 17, 2021
 
Books & Reference (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 17, 2021
 
Canadian & International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 17, 2021
 
People & Places
Sale Closed: July 20, 2021
 
Prints & Works on Paper
Sale Closed: July 20, 2021
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 24, 2021
 
Spring Auction of International Art
Sale Closed: June 24, 2021
 
Canadians at Home & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 24, 2021
 
Spring Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: June 9, 2021
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Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 1, 2021
 
From the Estate of William Ronald (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 1, 2021
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 27, 2021
 
April Abstractions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 27, 2021
 
Canadian & International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 30, 2021
 
Indigenous & Inuit Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 30, 2021
 
Works on Paper, Prints & Books (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 23, 2021
 
From the Archives of Sampson-Matthews Ltd. (& Related Material) (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 23, 2021
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 2, 2021
 
Artwork from a Canadian Private Collection (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 15, 2020
 
Canadian & International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 15, 2020
 
Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: December 3, 2020
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Canadian & International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 17, 2020
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 27, 2020
 
Canadian & International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 29, 2020
 
Live Auction of Important Canadian & International Art
Sale Closed: September 24, 2020
 
Canadian & International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 11, 2020
 
Works on Paper, Prints & Books (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 14, 2020
 
Canadian and International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 23, 2020
 
Canadian & International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 2, 2020
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 12, 2020
 
Canadian and International Artwork (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 14, 2020
 
Works on Paper, Prints & Books (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 18, 2020
 
From the Collection of Paul Duval (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 28, 2020
 
Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 19, 2019
 
Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: May 28, 2019
 
Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 20, 2018
 
Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: May 29, 2018
 
Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 23, 2017
 
Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: May 25, 2017
 
Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 22, 2016
 
Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: May 31, 2016
 
Fall Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 25, 2015
 
Spring Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: May 28, 2015
 
Fall Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 28, 2014
 
Spring Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: May 29, 2014
 
Fall Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 29, 2013
 

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