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 Doris Jean McCarthy, Broughton Island N.W.T., 1979
DORIS JEAN MCCARTHY
Broughton Island N.W.T., 1979

oil on board
signed lower right; inscribed with inventory number “790617B” on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00
Price Realized $4,956.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Gathie Falk, Men’s Right Boot
GATHIE FALK
Men’s Right Boot

ceramic sculpture; condition noted
7 x 11.75 x 4.25 ins ( 17.8 x 29.8 x 10.8 cms ) ( overall subject )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized $4,720.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by William Goodridge Roberts, Bend in the Gouffre River, Mid-Summer, Laurentians
WILLIAM GOODRIDGE ROBERTS
Bend in the Gouffre River, Mid-Summer, Laurentians

oil on board
signed lower right
25 x 32 ins ( 63.5 x 81.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00
Price Realized $4,720.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by John Young Johnstone, Village Scene, St. Joachim, Quebec
JOHN YOUNG JOHNSTONE
Village Scene, St. Joachim, Quebec

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

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized $4,484.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Joe Norris, All Fish but the Rabbit
JOE NORRIS
All Fish but the Rabbit

enamel on board
signed and dated 1986 lower right
24 x 30 ins ( 61 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $4,248.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Emily Carr, Klee Wyck Pot
EMILY CARR
Klee Wyck Pot

painted ceramic
incised “Klee Wyck” and inscribed “Jasper Park Lodge” on underside
1.75 x 2.75 x 2.75 ins ( 4.4 x 7 x 7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00
Price Realized $4,012.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith, Great Glacier of Selkirks
FREDERIC MARLETT BELL-SMITH
Great Glacier of Selkirks

oil on board
signed lower left; titled on the reverse
9.25 x 12.25 ins ( 23.5 x 31.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $4,012.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Randolph Stanley Hewton, Village in Autumn
RANDOLPH STANLEY HEWTON
Village in Autumn

oil on canvas
16 x 18 ins ( 40.6 x 45.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $3,540.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Joe Fafard, Capillery III
JOE FAFARD
Capillery III

laser-cut steel with powder coating
incised signature and 2008 on the base
7.5 x 9.75 x 1.25 ins ( 19.1 x 24.8 x 3.2 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,500.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $3,540.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Attributed to Joseph Légaré, The Frozen Ice Cone at Montmorency Falls
ATTRIBUTED TO JOSEPH LÉGARÉ
The Frozen Ice Cone at Montmorency Falls

oil on canvas
inscribed “Légaré” and “Ice Cone, Montmorency Falls” on the stretcher
12.75 x 15.75 ins ( 32.4 x 40 cms )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized $3,540.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

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

embroidery floss crest
5.5 x 4.5 ins ( 14 x 11.4 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $3,540.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Fernand Toupin, Coin de nuit
FERNAND TOUPIN
Coin de nuit

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1979 lower right; titled on a label on the reverse
18 x 14 ins ( 45.7 x 35.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $3,304.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Lawren Stewart Harris, Laurentians (LSH 8-9)
LAWREN STEWART HARRIS
Laurentians (LSH 8-9)

pencil drawing
inscribed “LSH 8-9” on the reverse
8.5 x 11 ins ( 21.6 x 27.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized $3,068.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Frederick Arthur Verner, Hunting by Canoe
FREDERICK ARTHUR VERNER
Hunting by Canoe

watercolour on paper, laid down on card
signed and dated 1877 lower right
6.25 x 10.75 ins ( 15.9 x 27.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized $3,068.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Artwork by Alan Caswell Collier, Flowing Dark
ALAN CASWELL COLLIER
Flowing Dark

oil on canvas board
signed lower left; titled on the artist label on the reverse
18 x 24 ins ( 45.7 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized $3,068.00
Sale date: May 29th 2018

Previous Auctions

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

Capture (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 23, 2024
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 23, 2024
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 23, 2024
 
Modern Forms (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 23, 2024
 
Works on Paper (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 23, 2024
 
The Academy (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 23, 2024
 
International Prints, Multiples & Works on Paper (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 26, 2024
 
Celebrating Women Artists (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 26, 2024
 
La belle province (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 26, 2024
 
Art of Atlantic Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 26, 2024
 
Art Gallery of Hamilton (Auction of Donated Artwork for Fundraising) (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 26, 2024
 
Coast to Coast (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 27, 2024
 
En plein air (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 27, 2024
 
Watercolours & Drawings (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 27, 2024
 
Canadian Prints & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 27, 2024
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
20th Century Works on Paper (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
The Academy (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
Inuit & First Nations Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
The Collection of Joe & Anita Robertson (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 12, 2023
 
Bidding in a Winter Wonderland (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 12, 2023
 
An Important Private Collection of Canadian Art (Session 2)
Sale Closed: December 6, 2023
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Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian & International Art (Session 1)
Sale Closed: December 6, 2023
( Download PDF )
 
Modern & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
British & Continental Pictures (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Toronto: Represented and Abstracted (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Auction to Benefit NSCAD (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Select Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Artwork from a Private Collection (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Select Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 10, 2023
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 10, 2023
 
Little Pictures (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 10, 2023
 
Prints & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 12, 2023
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 12, 2023
 
Art of Quebec (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 12, 2023
 
Still Life & Figural Work (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 15, 2023
 
Works on Paper & Prints (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 15, 2023
 
Art of Atlantic Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 25, 2023
 
Historical Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 25, 2023
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 25, 2023
 
Modern & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 27, 2023
 
The Art of Europe (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 27, 2023
 
Canadians at Home & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 27, 2023
 
Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian & International Art (Session 1)
Sale Closed: June 8, 2023
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An Important Private Collection of Canadian Art (Session 2)
Sale Closed: June 8, 2023
( Download PDF )
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 30, 2023
 
Art of Quebec (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 30, 2023
 
The Group of Seven & Their Associates (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 30, 2023
 
April Abstractions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
Prints, Photography & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
Select Canadian Prints (Online Auctions)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
Inuit & First Nations Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 21, 2023
 
Peaks to Prairies: Art of Western Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 21, 2023
 
Celebrating Women Artists (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 21, 2023
 
Works on Paper & Prints (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 28, 2023
 
Three Dimensions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 28, 2023
 
Canada & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 28, 2023
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Canadian Winter (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Still Life & Figural Work (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Books & Reference (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
From the Estate of William Ronald (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Holiday Charm (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 13, 2022
 
Coast to Coast (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 13, 2022
 
An Important Private Collection of Canadian Art (Session 2)
Sale Closed: December 1, 2022
( Download PDF )
 
Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art (Session 1)
Sale Closed: December 1, 2022
( Download PDF )
 
Canadian Group of Painters (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
Fall Auction of International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
Post-War & Contemporary Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
Historical Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
October Abstractions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
Little Pictures (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
Art of Atlantic Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
La belle province (Art of Quebec) (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 27, 2022
 
Prints, Photography & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 27, 2022
 
Inuit & First Nations Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 27, 2022
 
Canadians at Home & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
Prints & Works on Paper (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
Still Life & Figural Work (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
The Art of Barbara Mercer (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
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
( Download PDF )
 
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
 

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