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 28, 2019. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Richard Borthwick Gorman, In Moonlight
RICHARD BORTHWICK GORMAN
In Moonlight

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1990 lower right; signed, titled and dated 1990 on the reverse
69.75 x 62 ins ( 177.2 x 157.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized $7,260.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Otto Donald Rogers, Untitled
OTTO DONALD ROGERS
Untitled

acrylic on canvas
signed “Otto” lower left; signed and dated 2006 on the reverse
60 x 30 ins ( 152.4 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized $7,080.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Molly Lamb Bobak, Queen Street, Fredericton
MOLLY LAMB BOBAK
Queen Street, Fredericton

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed and titled “Queen Street” on the reverse
16 x 24 ins ( 40.6 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00
Price Realized $7,080.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Randolph Stanley Hewton, Quebec River Landscape
RANDOLPH STANLEY HEWTON
Quebec River Landscape

oil on canvas
signed lower left; inscribed indistinctly on the stretcher
20 x 24 ins ( 50.8 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized $7,080.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, Cape Spear, Newfoundland
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
Cape Spear, Newfoundland

colour etching and aqutatint
signed, titled, dated 1983 and numbered 48/100 in the lower margin
24.25 x 36.25 ins ( 61.6 x 92.1 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $6,490.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Frederick Nicholas Loveroff, Farm Scene in Winter
FREDERICK NICHOLAS LOVEROFF
Farm Scene in Winter

oil on board
signed lower left
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00
Price Realized $5,900.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Adolphus George Broomfield, Rideau Canal Locks, Ottawa
ADOLPHUS GEORGE BROOMFIELD
Rideau Canal Locks, Ottawa

oil on canvas board
signed lower right; titled and inscribed “Byetown (sic) Museum, Rideau Canal, Railway Bridge to Hull (since demolished), Chateau Laurier Left Wall” and “from bridge looking towards Hull, Quebec” on the reverse
30 x 36 ins ( 76.2 x 91.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $5,900.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith, Abbott Pass and Mount Biddle
FREDERIC MARLETT BELL-SMITH
Abbott Pass and Mount Biddle

watercolour
signed lower left
13.5 x 10 ins ( 34.3 x 25.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized $5,900.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Edward John Hughes, Indian Church, North Vancouver, B.C.
EDWARD JOHN HUGHES
Indian Church, North Vancouver, B.C.

graphite on paper, laid down on card
9 x 12 ins ( 22.9 x 30.5 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00
Price Realized $5,750.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by André Charles Bieler, Winter, Saint-Sauveur
ANDRÉ CHARLES BIELER
Winter, Saint-Sauveur

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

Auction Estimate: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00
Price Realized $5,428.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Fritz Brandtner, Composition with Flowers (1938)
FRITZ BRANDTNER
Composition with Flowers (1938)

oil on board
signed lower centre; signed and inscribed “Montreal” on the reverse
15 x 12 ins ( 38.1 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized $5,428.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Loading the Sleigh, Winter
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Loading the Sleigh, Winter

oil on canvas
signed lower left; signed on the stretcher
20 x 26 ins ( 50.8 x 66 cms )

Auction Estimate: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00
Price Realized $5,428.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Louis Boudreault, Einstein
LOUIS BOUDREAULT
Einstein

mixed media on board
signed, titled and dated 2014 on the reverse; unframed
36 x 29 ins ( 91.4 x 73.7 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $5,310.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Homage to Turner
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Homage to Turner

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1959 lower right; signed and dated 1959 on the reverse
8 x 10 ins ( 20.3 x 25.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized $5,192.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

Artwork by John Graham Coughtry, Untitled
JOHN GRAHAM COUGHTRY
Untitled

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1958 on the reverse
46 x 36 ins ( 116.8 x 91.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00
Price Realized $5,000.00
Sale date: May 28th 2019

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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