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 28, 2015. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Francesco Iacurto, Maison de ferme à Charlevoix
FRANCESCO IACURTO
Maison de ferme à Charlevoix

oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled on the stretcher
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,610.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

Artwork by Tom Hans, Beaver, Raven, Bear and Frog
TOM HANS
Beaver, Raven, Bear and Frog

argillite totem
signed and inscribed “Skidegate B.C.” on the reverse
12 x 2.25 x 2.75 ins ( 30.5 x 5.7 x 7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $1,495.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

Artwork by Robert Genn, Village Near Lillooet
ROBERT GENN
Village Near Lillooet

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated “May ‘63” on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,800.00$1,500.00 - $1,800.00
Price Realized $1,380.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

Artwork by Henry Nesbitt McEvoy, A Reminiscence of Muskoka, Ontario
HENRY NESBITT MCEVOY
A Reminiscence of Muskoka, Ontario

oil on canvas
signed lower right
14 x 22 ins ( 35.6 x 55.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $1,380.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

Artwork by William Kurelek, Map of Metropolitan Toronto
WILLIAM KURELEK
Map of Metropolitan Toronto

colour lithograph
signed and numbered 13/850 lower right
19 x 25 ins ( 48.3 x 63.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00
Price Realized $1,380.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

Artwork by K.M. Graham, Michael Steiner, Darryl Hughto, Joseph Drapell, Four Prints from the “Homage to Jack Bush” Portfolio
K.M. GRAHAM, MICHAEL STEINER, DARRYL HUGHTO, JOSEPH DRAPELL
Four Prints from the “Homage to Jack Bush” Portfolio

one serigraph; three etching and aquatints
(1) K.M. Graham, “For Jack”, signed, titled, dated 1983 and numbered 85/90; (2) Michael Steiner, “Untitled”, signed and numbered 85/90; (3) Darryl Hughto, “Grotto”, signed, titled, dated 1984 and numbered 85/90; (4) Joseph Drapell, “Heart”, signed, titled, dated 1984 and numbered 85/90, all measuring approximately 22 ins x 30 ins, each unframed
22 x 30 ins ( 55.9 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $1,380.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

Artwork by Carl Beam, M’Chigeeng
CARL BEAM
M’Chigeeng

mixed media on paper
signed lower right
30 x 22.75 ins ( 76.2 x 57.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,800.00$1,500.00 - $1,800.00
Price Realized $1,265.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

Artwork by Rita Letendre, Wind
RITA LETENDRE
Wind

acrylic on rag paper
signed, titled and dated 1997
7 x 9.5 ins ( 17.8 x 24.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized $1,150.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

Artwork by Henri Leopold Masson, Conversation
HENRI LEOPOLD MASSON
Conversation

oil on board
signed lower right; signed and dated “Sept. 1971” on the framing
16 x 12 ins ( 40.6 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,150.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

Artwork by Carl Henry von Ahrens, Shoreline Encampment
CARL HENRY VON AHRENS
Shoreline Encampment

watercolour
signed lower left
10.25 x 9.5 ins ( 26 x 24.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $1,150.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

Artwork by Francesco Iacurto, Sous bois à St. Patrick
FRANCESCO IACURTO
Sous bois à St. Patrick

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

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized $1,150.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

Artwork by Robert Markle, Untitled
ROBERT MARKLE
Untitled

charcoal and tempera
signed and dated 1969 lower centre; inscribed “Drawing for Michael Sarrazin” on the gallery label on the reverse
35 x 23 ins ( 88.9 x 58.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized $1,093.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

Artwork by William Kurelek, View of the City of Windsor Today at Night
WILLIAM KURELEK
View of the City of Windsor Today at Night

ink drawing
titled and inscribed “Languages Reading Room” in the lower margin
2 x 11 ins ( 5.1 x 27.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,035.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

Artwork by Robert Markle, Untitled
ROBERT MARKLE
Untitled

coloured ink, charcoal and tempera
signed and dated 1969 upper centre; inscribed “Drawing for Michael Sarrazin” on the gallery label on the reverse
35 x 23 ins ( 88.9 x 58.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized $1,035.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

Artwork by Pierre Bédard, Le Napperon Vert
PIERRE BÉDARD
Le Napperon Vert

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
48 x 36 ins ( 121.9 x 91.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,000.00$800.00 - $1,000.00
Price Realized $978.00
Sale date: May 28th 2015

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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