Spring Auction of Important Canadian Art (Live Auction) Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our Spring Auction of Important Canadian Art (Live Auction) which concluded on May 25, 2017. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Illingworth Holey Kerr, Little Farm, Qu’Appelle Valley, Lumsden, Saskatchewan
ILLINGWORTH HOLEY KERR
Little Farm, Qu’Appelle Valley, Lumsden, Saskatchewan

oil on canvas
signed with monogram lower left; signed, titled and dated 1973 on the stretcher
24 x 34 ins ( 61 x 86.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized $6,900.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by William Henry Clapp, Misty Summer Morning, St. Eustache
WILLIAM HENRY CLAPP
Misty Summer Morning, St. Eustache

oil on board
signed and dated 1914 lower left
10.5 x 13.75 ins ( 26.7 x 34.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized $6,900.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Joe Fafard, Painter and His Model (Egon Schiele)
JOE FAFARD
Painter and His Model (Egon Schiele)

chemical patina on bronze
signed, dated 2015 and numbered 1/3
28.5 x 10 x 10 ins ( 72.4 x 25.4 x 25.4 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $16,000.00$12,000.00 - $16,000.00
Price Realized $6,900.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Raymond John Mead, Untitled Abstraction
RAYMOND JOHN MEAD
Untitled Abstraction

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1982 on reverse
8 x 18 ins ( 20.3 x 45.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized $6,325.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Ronald William Bolt, High on the Rock #4
RONALD WILLIAM BOLT
High on the Rock #4

oil on canvas
signed and dated 2007 lower right; signed, titled and dated on the reverse
48 x 37 ins ( 121.9 x 94 cms )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized $6,325.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Allen Sapp, Happy to Come Home
ALLEN SAPP
Happy to Come Home

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

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized $6,325.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Coté, Portrait of a Woman
MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ
Portrait of a Woman

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

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized $5,520.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Joe Fafard, Cold Lake #1
JOE FAFARD
Cold Lake #1

chemical patina on bronze
signed, dated 1999, inscribed “A.P. II” and “1”
10.5 x 7.5 x 4.75 ins ( 26.7 x 19.1 x 12.1 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $5,520.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Joyce Wieland, White Snow Goose of Canada Crest
JOYCE WIELAND
White Snow Goose of Canada Crest

embroidery floss crest
signed and dated 1971 on the mount board backing
5.5 x 4.5 ins ( 14 x 11.4 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $5,060.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Alan Caswell Collier, The Land that Broods
ALAN CASWELL COLLIER
The Land that Broods

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

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized $5,060.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Robert Genn, Deirdre Watching
ROBERT GENN
Deirdre Watching

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
30 x 36 ins ( 76.2 x 91.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized $4,830.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Joe Fafard, Cold Lake #2
JOE FAFARD
Cold Lake #2

chemical patina on bronze
signed, dated 1999 and numbered 4/5 and inscribed “2”
13.75 x 11.25 x 6.5 ins ( 34.9 x 28.6 x 16.5 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized $4,830.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Barker Fairley, Two Trees
BARKER FAIRLEY
Two Trees

oil on board
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated 1975
11.25 x 14 ins ( 28.6 x 35.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $4,140.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Frederick Stanley Haines, Poplars in the Fall
FREDERICK STANLEY HAINES
Poplars in the Fall

oil on board
signed lower left; titled on the reverse
14 x 11.5 ins ( 35.6 x 29.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $3,680.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Rita Letendre, Serie B, No. 2 (FH-22P)
RITA LETENDRE
Serie B, No. 2 (FH-22P)

casein on paper
signed and dated 1962 lower right
13 x 16 ins ( 33 x 40.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,500.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $3,680.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Previous Auctions

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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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