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 Stanley Morel Cosgrove, Forest Landscape
STANLEY MOREL COSGROVE
Forest Landscape

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

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00
Price Realized $2,300.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Stanley Morel Cosgrove, Portrait of a Young Girl
STANLEY MOREL COSGROVE
Portrait of a Young Girl

oil on canvas board
signed lower left
12 x 9 ins ( 30.5 x 22.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00
Price Realized $2,300.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Herbert Sidney Palmer, Working in the Field at Spring Time
HERBERT SIDNEY PALMER
Working in the Field at Spring Time

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

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00
Price Realized $2,300.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Christopher Pratt, Shop on an Island
CHRISTOPHER PRATT
Shop on an Island

colour offset (photo) lithograph
signed and numbered 58/100 within the lower margin
11 x 12.75 ins ( 27.9 x 32.4 cms ) ( subject )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $2,070.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by William Goodridge Roberts, Country Road
WILLIAM GOODRIDGE ROBERTS
Country Road

watercolour
signed and dated “June 1945” lower right
15 x 19 ins ( 38.1 x 48.3 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $2,070.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, In the Artist’s Studio, Bathurst and Bloor
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
In the Artist’s Studio, Bathurst and Bloor

oil on canvas, laid down on board
signed lower right; titled and dated circa 1930 on the reverse
10.5 x 8.5 ins ( 26.7 x 21.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00
Price Realized $1,725.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Frank Milton Armington, Parc de Montsouris, Paris
FRANK MILTON ARMINGTON
Parc de Montsouris, Paris

oil on panel
signed and dated 1922 lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
10.5 x 8.5 ins ( 26.7 x 21.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $1,725.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Washington Friend, Chaudiere Falls, Near Quebec
WASHINGTON FRIEND
Chaudiere Falls, Near Quebec

watercolour, heightened with white
signed lower left; titled on the reverse
13.75 x 18 ins ( 34.9 x 45.7 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $2,500.00$2,000.00 - $2,500.00
Price Realized $1,725.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Paul Archibald Caron, Hotel Tadoussac
PAUL ARCHIBALD CARON
Hotel Tadoussac

oil on canvas
signed lower right
10.75 x 8.75 ins ( 27.3 x 22.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,495.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Autumn Tints, Rosedale Golf Club
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Autumn Tints, Rosedale Golf Club

oil on board
signed lower left; titled on the reverse
8.5 x 10.75 ins ( 21.6 x 27.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $1,495.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith, In the Selkirks, BC
FREDERIC MARLETT BELL-SMITH
In the Selkirks, BC

watercolour
signed lower left
9.75 x 6.75 ins ( 24.8 x 17.1 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $1,380.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Bernice Fenwick Martin, Steam and Haze of Industry along Toronto’s Waterfront
BERNICE FENWICK MARTIN
Steam and Haze of Industry along Toronto’s Waterfront

oil on board
signed lower right; titled, dated 1940 and with the artist’s stamp on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms ) ( image )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,265.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Lawrence Arthur Colley Panton, Study for the White Tree
LAWRENCE ARTHUR COLLEY PANTON
Study for the White Tree

oil on board
signed lower right; inscribed “Preliminary Study for ‘The White Tree’” on the reverse
16 x 14 ins ( 40.6 x 35.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,265.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by John Goodwin Lyman, Nannies on the Beach
JOHN GOODWIN LYMAN
Nannies on the Beach

ink, watercolour and graphite on paper
signed lower right with artist notations in the margins
5.75 x 8 ins ( 14.6 x 20.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,150.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

Artwork by Henry George Glyde, Near Vegreville
HENRY GEORGE GLYDE
Near Vegreville

watercolour
signed and dated 1938 lower right
11 x 15 ins ( 27.9 x 38.1 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $1,800.00$1,500.00 - $1,800.00
Price Realized $1,150.00
Sale date: May 25th 2017

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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