February Auction of Works on Paper, Prints & Books (Online Auction) Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our February Auction of Works on Paper, Prints & Books (Online Auction) which concluded on February 18, 2020. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Stanley Francis Turner, Two Works: Design for Christmas Card; Timber Line
STANLEY FRANCIS TURNER
Two Works: Design for Christmas Card; Timber Line

gouache; etching
“Design for Christmas Card” - gouache, signed lower left, titled on label on the reverse, 5.75 x 5.25 ins (Exhibited: Canadian Society of Graphic Art, Seventh Annual Exhibition, Toronto, 1930)
Sold together with: “Timber Line” - etching, signed, titled and numbered “no 18” in the lower margin, 11.5 x 8.25 ins sheet size, unframed

11.5 x 8.25 ins ( 29.2 x 21 cms ) ( largest )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $118.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Georges Rouault, Harlequin and Dog
GEORGES ROUAULT
Harlequin and Dog

colour screenprint
unframed
26 x 17 ins ( 66 x 43.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $118.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Raoul Dufy, Music
RAOUL DUFY
Music

colour lithograph
Twin Editions, New York label on reverse; unframed
21.5 x 29 ins ( 54.6 x 73.7 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $118.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, 9 Volumes on Printmaking
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
9 Volumes on Printmaking

9 books
“lithographies gravures, livres” by Galerie Maeght Lelong, 1985; “Catalogue des Lithographies et Eaux-fortes originals” edited by Maeght, 1971; “Florilege des Amours de Ronsard par Henri Matisse”, by Albert Skira, 1948; “Kathe Kollwitz Grafik Teckningar Skulpturer,” by Käthe Kollwitz, 1967; “Franz Marc: 1880-1916” by Mark Rosenthal, 1980; “The Print in Germany 1880-1933,” Frances Carey and Anthony Griffiths, 1984; “Edouard Manet Graphic Works a Definitive Catalogue Raisonne,” by Jean C. Harris,1970; “Kathe Kollwitz”- exhibition catalogue, National Gallery of Canada, 1962; “Kathe Kollwitz: Drawings” by Herbert Bittner, New Yor, 1959
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $118.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of 22 Books and Pamphlets on Canadian Art
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of 22 Books and Pamphlets on Canadian Art


“Tom Thomson: The Silence and the Storm” signed by the authors on the title page - (Harold Town and David P. Silcox, McLelland and Stewart, 1977); “Edward S. Curtis: Above the Medicine Line” (Rodger D. Touchie, Heritage House Publishing, 2010); “History in their Blood: Nicholas de Grandmaison” (Hugh A. Dempsey, Douglas & McIntyre Ltd., 1982); “People of the Willow: The Padlimiut Tribe of the Caribou Eskimo” (Winifred Petchey Marsh, Anglican Book Centre, 1983); “Arctic Artist: The Journal and Paintings of George Back, Midshipman with Franklin, 1819-1822” (edited by C. Stuart Houston, McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1994); “Arctic Vision: Art of the Canadian Inuit” (exhibition catalogue, Canadian Arctic Producers, 1984); “Paul Kane: 1810-1871” (exhibition catalogue, National Gallery of Canada, 1971); “Eskimo Sculpture” (Jorgen Meldgaard, London Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1960); “The Drawings of Jasper Johns” (exhibition pamphlet for Hayward Gallery and South Bank Centre London, 1990); “Northwest Coast Gallery” (ROM pamphlet, 1976); 14 pamphlets on Inuit artists (Canadian Arctic Producers Co-operative Ltd. - Nouveya Ipellie, Pangnirtung, Clyde River, Mark Uqayuittaq, Igloolik, Davie Atchealak, Marie Kuunnuaq, George Arluk, Elisapee Ishuluktak, Mark Uqayuittaq, Gjoa Haven, Matthew Aqiggaaq, Holman, Sanikiluaq Belcher Islands)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $118.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Henry John Simpkins, Summer Landscape with House
HENRY JOHN SIMPKINS
Summer Landscape with House

watercolour
signed and dated lower left, unframed
10.75 x 14.75 ins ( 27.3 x 37.5 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $118.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith, Village Scene
FREDERIC MARLETT BELL-SMITH
Village Scene

watercolour on board
unsigned; unframed
7.25 x 10.5 ins ( 18.4 x 26.7 cms ) ( board )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $118.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Frank Milton Armington, Meditation
FRANK MILTON ARMINGTON
Meditation

etching
signed, dated 1913 and inscribed “Special print for my dear Carrie from Frank” in pencil in the lower margin; signed, titled and dated within the print top left; with Janet Braide and Nancy Parke-Taylor, “Caroline and Frank Armington: Canadian painter-etchers in Paris”, Art Gallery of Peel, Brampton, Ontario, 1990.
9.25 x 7 ins ( 23.5 x 17.8 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $175.00$125.00 - $175.00
Price Realized $118.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Frank Milton Armington, La Pluie, Place de la Concorde, Paris
FRANK MILTON ARMINGTON
La Pluie, Place de la Concorde, Paris

etching
signed, titled and dated 1924 in the plate
8.25 x 11.25 ins ( 21 x 28.6 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $150.00$100.00 - $150.00
Price Realized $89.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Doris Jean McCarthy, Three books devoted to the artist and her work
DORIS JEAN MCCARTHY
Three books devoted to the artist and her work

three books
“Celebrating Life: The Art of Doris McCarthy” (The McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Canada, 2002 - reprint of the 1999 publication); “Doris McCarthy: Feast of Incarnation Paintings 1929-1989” (the Gallery/Stratford, 1991); “Doris McCarthy: The View from Here” (Art Gallery of Mississauga, 1999)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $75.00$50.00 - $75.00
Price Realized $89.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Donald Appelbe Smith, Farm, Winter
DONALD APPELBE SMITH
Farm, Winter

watercolour
signed and dated 1961 lower left
9 x 11.5 ins ( 22.9 x 29.2 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized $89.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Mathias Muleme, The Flutist
MATHIAS MULEME
The Flutist

colour etching
signed, titled and dated 1995 in the lower margin
11.5 x 3.5 ins ( 29.2 x 8.9 cms ) ( subject )

Auction Estimate: $35.00$25.00 - $35.00
Price Realized $86.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Maurice Estève, Estève, Peintures 1935-1947, Galerie Louis Carré
MAURICE ESTÈVE
Estève, Peintures 1935-1947, Galerie Louis Carré

poster
exhibition poster printed by Mourlot Imprimeur, Paris, unframed
30.5 x 20.5 ins ( 77.5 x 52.1 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $175.00$125.00 - $175.00
Price Realized $83.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Thoreau MacDonald, Landscape
THOREAU MACDONALD
Landscape

pencil drawing
initialed lower right
4.75 x 6.75 ins ( 12.1 x 17.1 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $71.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Collection of Canadian Art Reference Materials
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Collection of Canadian Art Reference Materials

five catalogues/books
“Catalogue of the Fiftieth Annual Exhibition of The Ontario Society of Artists, 1922”; “Painters of Quebec” (Marius Barbeau, Canadian Art Series, Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1945); “The Rebel Princess, Watercolour by HRH The Princess Louise” (The Bermuda National Gallery, Bermuda, January 24-April 11, 1998); “Nicholas Hornyansky Retrospective 1926-1965”; “Côté The Wood Carver” (Marius Barbeau, Canadian Art Series, Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1943)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $71.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Previous Auctions

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Sale Closed: May 31, 2022
 
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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
 
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Sale Closed: March 1, 2022
 
Post War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 1, 2022
 
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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
 
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Sale Closed: August 17, 2021
 
Canadian & International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 17, 2021
 
People & Places (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 20, 2021
 
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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
 
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Sale Closed: June 24, 2021
 
Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: June 9, 2021
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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
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Spring Auction of Important Canadian Art
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