Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art which concluded on November 20, 2018. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Jean Paul Riopelle, Sans titre
JEAN PAUL RIOPELLE
Sans titre

ink and watercolour
signed with initial and dated 1965 lower right; Riopelle Inventory no. 1965.023P.1965
10 x 8 ins ( 25.4 x 20.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $23,600.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Three Black Cats
MAUD LEWIS
Three Black Cats

mixed media on board
signed faintly to the right
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $22,420.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by Samuel Borenstein, White Flowers and Dark Background
SAMUEL BORENSTEIN
White Flowers and Dark Background

oil on canvas
signed lower left; signed on the reverse; signed, titled and dated 1958 on the stretcher
30 x 24 ins ( 76.2 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $18,000.00$14,000.00 - $18,000.00
Price Realized $22,420.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by William Hodd McElcheran, Smug Man
WILLIAM HODD MCELCHERAN
Smug Man

bronze sculpture
signed, dated 1994 and numbered 1/9 on the base (incised)
28.5 x 11 x 18 ins ( 72.4 x 27.9 x 45.7 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $22,000.00$18,000.00 - $22,000.00
Price Realized $21,240.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Sundown - Lake Rosseau
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Sundown - Lake Rosseau

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated “July 26/81” on the reverse

12 x 15 ins ( 30.5 x 38.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00
Price Realized $20,060.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by Frederick Grant Banting, Bic, Quebec
FREDERICK GRANT BANTING
Bic, Quebec

oil on board
signed and dated “24-4-76” by Lady Henrietta Banting on a stamp on the reverse; dated 1927 on an exhibition label on the reverse
8.5 x 10.75 ins ( 21.6 x 27.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $35,000.00$25,000.00 - $35,000.00
Price Realized $19,800.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by Dorothy Elsie Knowles, Dark Trees
DOROTHY ELSIE KNOWLES
Dark Trees

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated “Jan. 96” and inscribed “AC-7-96” on the reverse
48 x 72 ins ( 121.9 x 182.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $18,880.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by James Edward Hervey MacDonald, High Park
JAMES EDWARD HERVEY MACDONALD
High Park

oil on canvas laid down on board
signed with initials and dated 1911 lower left; signed, titled, and dated on the reverse
5 x 7 ins ( 12.7 x 17.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $17,700.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by Ted Harrison, Winter Playtime
TED HARRISON
Winter Playtime

acrylic on board
signed and dated 1978 lower right
24 x 36 ins ( 61 x 91.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $18,000.00$15,000.00 - $18,000.00
Price Realized $17,700.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Pair of Oxen with Sled of Logs
MAUD LEWIS
Pair of Oxen with Sled of Logs

mixed media on board
signed to the right
12 x 14 ins ( 30.5 x 35.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $16,520.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by Albert Henry Robinson, Evening Lights
ALBERT HENRY ROBINSON
Evening Lights

oil on board
titled on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $18,000.00$14,000.00 - $18,000.00
Price Realized $16,520.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by Jean Albert McEwen, Vert-noir-vert
JEAN ALBERT MCEWEN
Vert-noir-vert

oil on canvas
signed, titled, dated 1965 and inscribed “Le vert paradis des amours enfantines...” and “Est-il déjà plus loin que l'Inde et que la Chine? / Baudelaire” on the reverse
72 x 70 ins ( 182.9 x 177.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $22,000.00$18,000.00 - $22,000.00
Price Realized $14,455.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by Sorel Etrog, Hingo Study
SOREL ETROG
Hingo Study

bronze sculpture
stamped signature and numbered 2/10
11.75 x 2.25 x 2.25 ins ( 29.8 x 5.7 x 5.7 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$9,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized $14,160.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by John Geoffrey Caruthers Little, Une journée de mars, Rue Hibernia, Pointe St. Charles, Montréal
JOHN GEOFFREY CARUTHERS LITTLE
Une journée de mars, Rue Hibernia, Pointe St. Charles, Montréal

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1975 on the stretcher
24 x 30 ins ( 61 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00
Price Realized $14,160.00
Sale date: November 20th 2018

Artwork by Paul-Vanier Beaulieu, Espagne
PAUL-VANIER BEAULIEU
Espagne

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1962 lower right; titled and dated 1962 on the stretcher
35 x 45.5 ins ( 88.9 x 115.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $14,160.00
Sale date: November 20th 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
 
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Sale Closed: May 29, 2014
 
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