Fall Auction of Important Canadian Art Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our Fall Auction of Important Canadian Art which concluded on November 28, 2014. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

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

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 )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $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 )

Auction Estimate: $18,000.00$15,000.00 - $18,000.00
Price Realized $29,900.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Norval Morrisseau, Warrior
NORVAL MORRISSEAU
Warrior

acrylic on paper, laid down on board
signed in syllabics lower right
49 x 26 ins ( 124.5 x 66 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized $27,600.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Sybil Andrews, Sails
SYBIL ANDREWS
Sails

colour linocut
signed (twice), titled “Sail” and inscribed “T.P.” (twice) lower left
8 x 9 ins ( 20.3 x 22.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00
Price Realized $14,000.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Rapids on the Oxtongue River
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Rapids on the Oxtongue River

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated August 1979 on the reverse
12 x 15 ins ( 30.5 x 38.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $12,000.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Fore
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Fore

oil and collage on canvas
signed and dated 1966 lower right; signed and dated 1960 and 1966 on the reverse
52 x 52 ins ( 132.1 x 132.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00
Price Realized $12,000.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Kathleen Moir Morris, Cattle at Elliott Family Farm Near Marshall’s Bay
KATHLEEN MOIR MORRIS
Cattle at Elliott Family Farm Near Marshall’s Bay

oil on panel
signed lower left
12 x 14 ins ( 30.5 x 35.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $11,000.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Skiing and Sledding Scene
MAUD LEWIS
Skiing and Sledding Scene

mixed media on canvas board
signed lower right
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00
Price Realized $11,000.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Arthur Lismer, Dark Tree - B.C. Forest
ARTHUR LISMER
Dark Tree - B.C. Forest

oil on board
signed and dated 1961 lower left, signed and titled on the reverse
16 x 12 ins ( 40.6 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00
Price Realized $10,000.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Winter Sleighing Scene
MAUD LEWIS
Winter Sleighing Scene

oil on masonite
signed lower right
12.25 x 14.25 ins ( 31.1 x 36.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $8,000.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Sybil Andrews, Day’s End (1961)
SYBIL ANDREWS
Day’s End (1961)

colour linocut
signed and numbered 30/60 upper left
10.75 x 10.25 ins ( 27.3 x 26 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $7,500.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

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

oil on board
signed lower right
12 x 13 ins ( 30.5 x 33 cms )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $7,500.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Frank Hans Johnston, Cold Afternoon, Great Bear Lake, N.W.T.
FRANK HANS JOHNSTON
Cold Afternoon, Great Bear Lake, N.W.T.

oil on canvas, laid down on board
signed and inscribed “Great Bear Lake, N.W.T.” lower left; titled, dated 1939 and inscribed “Near Eldorado” on the reverse
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $9,000.00$7,000.00 - $9,000.00
Price Realized $7,000.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by William Kurelek, Breakaway
WILLIAM KURELEK
Breakaway

lithograph
initialed and dated 1976 within the plate; signed and numbered 578/950 within the margin
12 x 29.5 ins ( 30.5 x 74.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00
Price Realized $7,000.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Previous Auctions

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

Spring Live Auction - Session 1
Sale Closed: May 30, 2024
 
Spring Live Auction - Session 2
Sale Closed: May 30, 2024
 
Modern & Contemporary International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 21, 2024
 
The Group of Seven (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 21, 2024
 
Select Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 21, 2024
 
Works from the Estate of Dennis Reid (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 21, 2024
 
The Artwork of David Blackwood (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 21, 2024
 
Capture (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 23, 2024
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 23, 2024
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 23, 2024
 
Modern Forms (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 23, 2024
 
Works on Paper (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 23, 2024
 
The Academy (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 23, 2024
 
International Prints, Multiples & Works on Paper (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 26, 2024
 
Celebrating Women Artists (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 26, 2024
 
La belle province (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 26, 2024
 
Art of Atlantic Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 26, 2024
 
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Auction of Donated Artwork for Fundraising) (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 26, 2024
 
Coast to Coast (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 27, 2024
 
En plein air (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 27, 2024
 
Watercolours & Drawings (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 27, 2024
 
Canadian Prints & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 27, 2024
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
20th Century Works on Paper (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
The Academy (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
Inuit & First Nations Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
The Collection of Joe & Anita Robertson (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 12, 2023
 
Bidding in a Winter Wonderland (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 12, 2023
 
An Important Private Collection of Canadian Art (Session 2)
Sale Closed: December 6, 2023
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Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian & International Art (Session 1)
Sale Closed: December 6, 2023
( Download PDF )
 
Modern & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
British & Continental Pictures (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Toronto: Represented and Abstracted (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Auction to Benefit NSCAD (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Select Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Artwork from a Private Collection (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Select Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 10, 2023
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 10, 2023
 
Little Pictures (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 10, 2023
 
Prints & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 12, 2023
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 12, 2023
 
Art of Quebec (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 12, 2023
 
Still Life & Figural Work (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 15, 2023
 
Works on Paper & Prints (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 15, 2023
 
Art of Atlantic Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 25, 2023
 
Historical Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 25, 2023
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 25, 2023
 
Modern & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 27, 2023
 
The Art of Europe (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 27, 2023
 
Canadians at Home & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 27, 2023
 
Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian & International Art (Session 1)
Sale Closed: June 8, 2023
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An Important Private Collection of Canadian Art (Session 2)
Sale Closed: June 8, 2023
( Download PDF )
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 30, 2023
 
Art of Quebec (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 30, 2023
 
The Group of Seven & Their Associates (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 30, 2023
 
April Abstractions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
Prints, Photography & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
Select Canadian Prints (Online Auctions)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
Inuit & First Nations Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 21, 2023
 
Peaks to Prairies: Art of Western Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 21, 2023
 
Celebrating Women Artists (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 21, 2023
 
Works on Paper & Prints (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 28, 2023
 
Three Dimensions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 28, 2023
 
Canada & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 28, 2023
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Canadian Winter (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Still Life & Figural Work (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Books & Reference (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
From the Estate of William Ronald (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Holiday Charm (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 13, 2022
 
Coast to Coast (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 13, 2022
 
An Important Private Collection of Canadian Art (Session 2)
Sale Closed: December 1, 2022
( Download PDF )
 
Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art (Session 1)
Sale Closed: December 1, 2022
( Download PDF )
 
Canadian Group of Painters (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
Fall Auction of International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
Post-War & Contemporary Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
Historical Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
October Abstractions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
Little Pictures (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
Art of Atlantic Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
La belle province (Art of Quebec) (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 27, 2022
 
Prints, Photography & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 27, 2022
 
Inuit & First Nations Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 27, 2022
 
Canadians at Home & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
Prints & Works on Paper (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
Still Life & Figural Work (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
The Art of Barbara Mercer (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 19, 2022
 
Cities & Towns (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 19, 2022
 
Art of Atlantic Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 19, 2022
 
Spring Auction of International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 28, 2022
 
From the Estate of Robert Markle (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 28, 2022
 
Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: June 15, 2022
( Download PDF )
 
Historical Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 31, 2022
 
Post-War & Contemporary Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 31, 2022
 
April Abstractions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 19, 2022
 
Prints, Photography & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 19, 2022
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 19, 2022
 

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