Spring Auction of Important Canadian Art Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our Spring Auction of Important Canadian Art which concluded on May 29, 2014. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, Summer Lake
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
Summer Lake

acrylic on canvas
signed “Jack Bush - Toronto”, titled and dated January 1973 on the reverse
49.75 x 68.25 ins ( 126.4 x 173.4 cms )

Sold for $310,500.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, Pink on Red (Thrust)
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
Pink on Red (Thrust)

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1961 lower left; signed “Jack Bush - Toronto”, titled and dated on the reverse
79 x 79.25 ins ( 200.7 x 201.3 cms )

Sold for $299,000.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Afterglow, Moose Lake
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Afterglow, Moose Lake

oil on canvas
signed lower right
24 x 30 ins ( 61 x 76.2 cms )

Sold for $63,250.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Artwork by Gershon Iskowitz, October #2
GERSHON ISKOWITZ
October #2

oil on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1976 on the reverse
55 x 47 ins ( 139.7 x 119.4 cms )

Sold for $48,300.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Artwork by William Perehudoff, AC-78-33
WILLIAM PEREHUDOFF
AC-78-33

acrylic on canvas
signed, dated 1978 and inscribed “AC-78-33” on the reverse
41 x 136 ins ( 104.1 x 345.4 cms )

Sold for $46,000.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Artwork by Yves Gaucher, Gris et Bleu
YVES GAUCHER
Gris et Bleu

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated Nov/Dec 1972 on the reverse
80 x 90 ins ( 203.2 x 228.6 cms )

Sold for $46,000.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Artwork by Robert Wakeham Pilot, Hart House
ROBERT WAKEHAM PILOT
Hart House

oil on canvas
signed lower left
20 x 24 ins ( 50.8 x 61 cms )

Sold for $27,600.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Ripon on the Road to Chenville, Quebec
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Ripon on the Road to Chenville, Quebec

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated “Probably 1962” on the reverse
10.5 x 13.5 ins ( 26.7 x 34.3 cms )

Sold for $16,100.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Artwork by Ted Harrison, Walking Home
TED HARRISON
Walking Home

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1983 on the reverse
24 x 18 ins ( 61 x 45.7 cms )

Sold for $14,950.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Artwork by Frank Hans Johnston, Woodland Stream
FRANK HANS JOHNSTON
Woodland Stream

oil on board
signed lower left; titled on the artist’s label on the reverse
20 x 24 ins ( 50.8 x 61 cms ) ( overall )

Sold for $13,800.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Artwork by Léon Bellefleur, Sausset Les Pins
LÉON BELLEFLEUR
Sausset Les Pins

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1959 lower left; initialed, titled and inscribed “Aix-en-Provence” on the reverse
24 x 19.5 ins ( 61 x 49.5 cms )

Sold for $12,650.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Artwork by Takao Tanabe, Summer Foothills (4/79 Evening)
TAKAO TANABE
Summer Foothills (4/79 Evening)

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 4/79 on the reverse
66 x 45 ins ( 167.6 x 114.3 cms )

Sold for $11,500.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Artwork by Alexander Young Jackson, Morning Light, Combermere
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Morning Light, Combermere

oil on board
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated October 1963 on the reverse
10.5 x 13.5 ins ( 26.7 x 34.3 cms )

Sold for $11,500.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Artwork by William Perehudoff, AC-79-9
WILLIAM PEREHUDOFF
AC-79-9

acrylic on canvas
signed and inscribed “AC-79-9” on the reverse
32 x 62 ins ( 81.3 x 157.5 cms )

Sold for $10,925.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Coté, Le vieux pionnier canadien
MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ
Le vieux pionnier canadien

bronze
signed, titled and inscribed “1912”, “Copyright Canada 1914”, “Roman Bronze Works Inc. N.Y.” and “No. 11”
16 x 16 x 8.75 ins ( 40.6 x 40.6 x 22.2 cms )

Sold for $8,625.00
Sale date: May 29th 2014

Previous Auctions

Select from a list of previous auctions to view specific sale highlights.

October Abstractions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 26, 2021
 
Little Pictures (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 26, 2021
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 26, 2021
 
Indigenous & Inuit Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 28, 2021
 
Prints, Photography & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 28, 2021
 
Art of Quebec: La belle province (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 28, 2021
 
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 (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 20, 2021
 
Prints & Works on Paper (Online Auction)
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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