Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art which concluded on May 29, 2018. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Oxen in Winter
MAUD LEWIS
Oxen in Winter

mixed media on board
signed lower right
11.75 x 13.25 ins ( 29.8 x 33.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized $14,160.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Ulysse Comtois, Lumière d’été X
ULYSSE COMTOIS
Lumière d’été X

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1976 lower right; titled on the stretcher
24 x 30 ins ( 61 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $9,000.00$7,000.00 - $9,000.00
Price Realized $14,160.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Bertram Richard Brooker, Tree Trunks
BERTRAM RICHARD BROOKER
Tree Trunks

oil on board
signed lower left; titled, numbered 166 and marked with the Estate stamp on the reverse
11.5 x 15 ins ( 29.2 x 38.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $12,980.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Hortense Mattice Gordon, Votive Lights
HORTENSE MATTICE GORDON
Votive Lights

oil on canvas board
signed lower left; titled on the reverse
16 x 12 ins ( 40.6 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $4,500.00$3,500.00 - $4,500.00
Price Realized $11,210.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Kenneth Danby, Sharpshooter
KENNETH DANBY
Sharpshooter

egg tempera on board
signed and dated 1971 lower right
20.25 x 30 ins ( 51.4 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $10,620.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Rita Letendre, Ode To
RITA LETENDRE
Ode To

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1979 lower left; signed, titled and dated on the reverse; unframed
72 x 24 ins ( 182.9 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00
Price Realized $9,440.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Daniel Price Erichsen Brown, Landscape
DANIEL PRICE ERICHSEN BROWN
Landscape

egg tempera on board
signed and dated 1988 lower left
18 x 32 ins ( 45.7 x 81.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $8,850.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Philip Henry Howard Surrey, Grosvenor Hill, Montreal
PHILIP HENRY HOWARD SURREY
Grosvenor Hill, Montreal

oil on board
signed lower right
24 x 18 ins ( 61 x 45.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00
Price Realized $8,850.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Clarence Alphonse Gagnon, The Doctor
CLARENCE ALPHONSE GAGNON
The Doctor

drawing and gouache
signed, titled “Etude pour Maria Chapdelaine”, inscribed “page 170” and certified by Lucile Rodier Gagnon (no. 794) on a label on the reverse
7.25 x 8.75 ins ( 18.4 x 22.2 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized $8,260.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by William Perehudoff, AC-86-39
WILLIAM PEREHUDOFF
AC-86-39

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1986 on the reverse; unframed
30.75 x 44 ins ( 78.1 x 111.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized $7,670.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by John McEwen, Maquette for Boat Sight
JOHN MCEWEN
Maquette for Boat Sight

steel and wood sculpture
accompanied by a limited edition copy of “John McEwen: Public Work” (Southern Alberta Art Gallery, 1988) which was published in an edition of 50 copies, contained within a presentation stand designed and fabricated by the artist
25.5 x 17.75 x 8.75 ins ( 64.8 x 45.1 x 22.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized $7,670.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by William Ronald, Abstraction
WILLIAM RONALD
Abstraction

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1988 lower right; unframed
48 x 48 ins ( 121.9 x 121.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized $7,670.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by James Williamson Galloway Macdonald, Abstract - Lines and Spaces (1946)
JAMES WILLIAMSON GALLOWAY MACDONALD
Abstract - Lines and Spaces (1946)

watercolour
signed lower right
6.5 x 9.75 ins ( 16.5 x 24.8 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $7,670.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by William Perehudoff, AC-81-99
WILLIAM PEREHUDOFF
AC-81-99

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1981 on the reverse; unframed
62 x 12.5 ins ( 157.5 x 31.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00
Price Realized $7,080.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Coté, Le vieux pionnier canadien
MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ
Le vieux pionnier canadien

bronze sculpture
incised signature, date (1912) and inscription (”Copyrighted - Canada 1914” and “USA”) on the base; stamped “Roman Bronze Works N.Y.” on the reverse side of the base
15.75 x 16.25 x 9 ins ( 40 x 41.3 x 22.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $9,000.00$7,000.00 - $9,000.00
Price Realized $7,080.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

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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