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 Carl Beam, A Collection of Six Works
CARL BEAM
A Collection of Six Works

photo emulsion mixed media on wove rag paper
“Sung” - mixed media print, signed lower right, inscribed “833” on the reverse, unframed; “Detection Devices” - print, signed lower right, inscribed “834” on the reverse, unframed; “La Calavera” - print, signed lower right, inscribed “835” on the reverse, unframed; “Skeletal System” - mixed media print, signed lower right, inscribed “836” on the reverse, unframed; “Element Chart” - mixed media print, signed lower right, inscribed “840” on the reverse, unframed; “La Mano Poderosa” - mixed media print, signed lower right, inscribed “883” on the reverse, unframed
15.25 x 11.75 ins ( 38.7 x 29.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized $460.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by William Arthur Winter, Yellow Cap
WILLIAM ARTHUR WINTER
Yellow Cap

oil on canvas, laid down on board
signed lower right; titled on the artist’s label on the reverse
10 x 8 ins ( 25.4 x 20.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $460.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Jack Nichols, Canoe Carving
JACK NICHOLS
Canoe Carving

pencil drawing
signed, dated 1947 and inscribed “Vancouver” lower left
14 x 11 ins ( 35.6 x 27.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $460.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Farquhar McGillivray Strachan Knowles, Farmstead Landscape
FARQUHAR MCGILLIVRAY STRACHAN KNOWLES
Farmstead Landscape

oil on canvas, laid down on card
signed lower left
5.75 x 8.25 ins ( 14.6 x 21 cms )

Auction Estimate: $350.00$250.00 - $350.00
Price Realized $460.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Peleg Franklin Brownell, Still Life
PELEG FRANKLIN BROWNELL
Still Life

watercolour
signed and dated 1896
12.5 x 9.5 ins ( 31.8 x 24.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $431.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Patricia Fulford, Untitled
PATRICIA FULFORD
Untitled

bronze
mounted on a wood base
11.25 x 8.75 x 6.5 ins ( 28.6 x 22.2 x 16.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $431.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Carl Ray, Geese
CARL RAY
Geese

watercolour
signed in syllabics lower right; unframed
14 x 16 ins ( 35.6 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $431.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by William Arthur Winter, Carol
WILLIAM ARTHUR WINTER
Carol

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

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $345.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Robert Markle, Two Figures
ROBERT MARKLE
Two Figures

charcoal
signed and dated 1965 lower left
34.5 x 23.5 ins ( 87.6 x 59.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $345.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Angus Shortt, Ducks in Flight
ANGUS SHORTT
Ducks in Flight

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1970 lower right
18 x 24 ins ( 45.7 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $316.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Frederick Bourchier Taylor, Mexican Woman, San Miguel de Allende, GTO
FREDERICK BOURCHIER TAYLOR
Mexican Woman, San Miguel de Allende, GTO

oil on board
signed with initials and dated 1954 lower right; signed, titled and dated “26.IV.54” on the reverse
13.5 x 8 ins ( 34.3 x 20.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $288.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by William Edwin Atkinson, Sheep Going Home Near Rockwood
WILLIAM EDWIN ATKINSON
Sheep Going Home Near Rockwood

watercolour, heightened with white
signed and dated 1921 lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
20 x 17.5 ins ( 50.8 x 44.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $230.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Langley Thomas Donges, Muddy Road
LANGLEY THOMAS DONGES
Muddy Road

oil on canvas board
signed lower right
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$150.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $224.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Harold O McAvoy, Autumn Gold, Belfountain, Ontario
HAROLD O MCAVOY
Autumn Gold, Belfountain, Ontario

oil on board
signed lower right; titled on a label on the reverse
10 x 12 ins ( 25.4 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$150.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $138.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Artwork by Robert Bateman, Gull
ROBERT BATEMAN
Gull

acrylic on board
signed lower right
17 x 39.5 ins ( 43.2 x 100.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $30,000.00$20,000.00 - $30,000.00
Price Realized $12,000.00
Sale date: November 28th 2014

Previous Auctions

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

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
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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
 
Inuit and First Nations Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 22, 2022
 
Celebrating Women Artists (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 22, 2022
 
Canada & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 1, 2022
 
Three Dimensions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 1, 2022
 
Works on Paper & Prints (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 1, 2022
 
Post War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 1, 2022
 
Canadian Winter (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 1, 2022
 
Still Life & Figural Work (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 1, 2022
 
Works on Paper, Books & Tapestries (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 14, 2021
 
Holiday Charm (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 14, 2021
 
Coast to Coast (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 14, 2021
 
Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 30, 2021
 
Fall Auction of International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 30, 2021
 
Auction to Benefit the Art Gallery of Alberta (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 30, 2021
 
Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 22, 2021
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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 (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 24, 2021
 
Canadians at Home & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 24, 2021
 
Spring Live 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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