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 25, 2015. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Frank Hans Johnston, Cool October
FRANK HANS JOHNSTON
Cool October

oil on board
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
11.5 x 9.75 ins ( 29.2 x 24.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $9,000.00$7,000.00 - $9,000.00
Price Realized $6,900.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Artwork by Maud Lewis, A Pair of Oxen in Winter
MAUD LEWIS
A Pair of Oxen in Winter

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

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $6,900.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Artwork by Armand Vaillancourt, La Nuit
ARMAND VAILLANCOURT
La Nuit

bronze sculpture
signed, titled, dated 1989 and numbered 1/1
17 x 16.5 x 2.75 ins ( 43.2 x 41.9 x 7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized $5,750.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Artwork by Norval Morrisseau, Water Beetle
NORVAL MORRISSEAU
Water Beetle

mixed media on birchbark
signed lower right
16 x 16 ins ( 40.6 x 40.6 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $4,500.00$3,500.00 - $4,500.00
Price Realized $5,290.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Artwork by Norval Morrisseau, Thunderbird
NORVAL MORRISSEAU
Thunderbird

mixed media on birchbark
faded signature (once evident in the lower right corner)
15.5 x 12.5 ins ( 39.4 x 31.8 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $5,290.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Artwork by Allen Sapp, Going Home and Dog is Happy
ALLEN SAPP
Going Home and Dog is Happy

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; titled on a label on the reverse
24 x 36 ins ( 61 x 91.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $4,945.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Artwork by Ronald William Bolt, Coley’s Point North
RONALD WILLIAM BOLT
Coley’s Point North

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1972 lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
31 x 46.5 ins ( 78.7 x 118.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $4,830.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Artwork by John William Beatty, Sunlit Houses
JOHN WILLIAM BEATTY
Sunlit Houses

oil on board
faintly signed and dated 1908(?) lower left
10 x 13 ins ( 25.4 x 33 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,500.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $4,830.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Artwork by William Kurelek, Marriage Cooperation
WILLIAM KURELEK
Marriage Cooperation

ink drawing
signed, signed with monogram, titled, dated 1974 and inscribed “Ukrainian Pioneers Making Lumber by Hand in Alberta” lower right; titled and inscribed on a label on the reverse of the framing
16 x 19.25 ins ( 40.6 x 48.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00
Price Realized $4,830.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Artwork by William Ronald, Lena Horne Early
WILLIAM RONALD
Lena Horne Early

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1992 lower right; signed, titled and inscribed “For Mohamed” on the reverse; unframed
30 x 40 ins ( 76.2 x 101.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized $4,715.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Artwork by Bernice Fenwick Martin, Cherry Beach
BERNICE FENWICK MARTIN
Cherry Beach

oil on canvas, laid down on board
signed lower left; titled on the reverse
8.5 x 10.25 ins ( 21.6 x 26 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $4,370.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Artwork by William Arthur Winter, Bicycling through the Neighbourhood
WILLIAM ARTHUR WINTER
Bicycling through the Neighbourhood

oil on board
signed lower right
14 x 24 ins ( 35.6 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00
Price Realized $3,680.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Artwork by Alan Caswell Collier, Cape Mercy - Baffin Island
ALAN CASWELL COLLIER
Cape Mercy - Baffin Island

oil on canvas
signed lower right
24 x 36 ins ( 61 x 91.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $3,450.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Farm Landscape
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Farm Landscape

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

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized $3,450.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Artwork by Pierre Gauvreau, Lampadaire pour le grand soir
PIERRE GAUVREAU
Lampadaire pour le grand soir

oil on board
signed and dated 1977 lower right
9.25 x 12.25 ins ( 23.5 x 31.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $3,450.00
Sale date: November 25th 2015

Previous Auctions

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

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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