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 Norval Morrisseau, Gathering Loons
NORVAL MORRISSEAU
Gathering Loons

colour serigraph
signed, titled “Gathering Looms” and numbered 126/160 at the lower edge
12 x 19 ins ( 30.5 x 48.3 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$250.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $384.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Gordon Appelbe Smith, November Sea
GORDON APPELBE SMITH
November Sea

colour silkscreen
signed, titled and inscribed “A/P” in the lower margin; unframed
10.25 x 13.5 ins ( 26 x 34.3 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $384.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Caroline Helena Armington, Santa Maria della Salute, Venice
CAROLINE HELENA ARMINGTON
Santa Maria della Salute, Venice

pencil on paper
signed on the reverse
8.75 x 12.25 ins ( 22.2 x 31.1 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $325.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Yvonne McKague Housser, Evening, Nipigon River
YVONNE MCKAGUE HOUSSER
Evening, Nipigon River

silkscreen
Sampson Matthews; unframed
30 x 40 ins ( 76.2 x 101.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $325.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by David Brown Milne, Maple Leaves in Autumn
DAVID BROWN MILNE
Maple Leaves in Autumn

colour silkscreen
Markgraf reproduction embossed stamp lower left; unframed
26 x 31 ins ( 66 x 78.7 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $325.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Léon Bellefleur, Roses-Fusees
LÉON BELLEFLEUR
Roses-Fusees

colour etching
signed, titled, dated 1958 and numbered 9/15 in the lower margin
11.5 x 9.25 ins ( 29.2 x 23.5 cms ) ( subject )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $325.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Ronald York Wilson, Blue Opus
RONALD YORK WILSON
Blue Opus

colour lithograph
signed, titled and numbered “HC 6/25” in the lower margin; unframed
21.75 x 24 ins ( 55.2 x 61 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$150.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $325.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Telford Fenton, Three Works on Paper
TELFORD FENTON
Three Works on Paper

watercolour, lithograph
“Man in Glasses” (watercolour, signed and dated 1985 lower right, 12.25 x 16.25 inches); “Boat on the Water” (watercolour, signed lower right, 18.75 x 24 inches); “Self-Portrait Exhibition Poster” (colour lithograph, signed and numbered 39/50, inscribed “Telford Fenton/ landscapes, portraits, oil and watercolour/ Ten Mile House, 555 York, Hamilton/ November 30 to December 8 inclusive, open 11-9”, 24.5 x 16.5 inches); unframed
24.5 x 16.5 ins ( 62.2 x 41.9 cms ) ( largest sheet )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$200.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $325.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Collection of Canadian National Exhibition Catalogues
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Collection of Canadian National Exhibition Catalogues

thirteen exhibition catalogues
includes 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1949, 1947 and 1954


x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $325.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Albert  Dumouchel, Le chasseur de papillons; Untitled (Reflective Figures)
ALBERT DUMOUCHEL
Le chasseur de papillons; Untitled (Reflective Figures)

etching
“Le chasseur de papillons” (etching, signed, titled and inscribed “epreuve d’artiste” in pencil in the lower margin, sheet 15 x 11.5 inches); “Untitled - Reflective Figures (etching, 10 x 7.75 inches)
15 x 11.5 ins ( 38.1 x 29.2 cms ) ( largest )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $325.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by William Kurelek, Potato Planters
WILLIAM KURELEK
Potato Planters

colour lithograph
signed and numbered 186/300 in the lower margin
12 x 7.25 ins ( 30.5 x 18.4 cms ) ( subject )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $325.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Horse
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Horse

pencil sketch on paper
unsigned
8 x 10 ins ( 20.3 x 25.4 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $150.00$100.00 - $150.00
Price Realized $295.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by Guy Bailey, Untitled
GUY BAILEY
Untitled

oil on paper
signed lower left
30 x 22.75 ins ( 76.2 x 57.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $295.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Four Canadian Art Books and Two Drawings
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Four Canadian Art Books and Two Drawings

books and drawings
“The Group of Seven” (Dennis Reid, The National Gallery of Canada, The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Toronto, Montreal, 1970);
“From the Forest to the Sea: Emily Carr in British Columbia” (Sarah Milroy, Goose Lane Editions, Toronto, 2015);
“F.H. Varley: Portraits into the Light (Katerina Atanassova, Dundurn Press, Toronto, 2007); “The Tangled Garden: The Art of J.E.H. MacDonald” (Paul Duval, Cerebus/Prentice Art, Scarborough, 1978);
Edward D. Nares, “Grand Falls”, pencil on paper laid down on paper, signed, titled and dated “July 2nd, 1867” in pencil lower left, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, was to accompany 86th limited edition copy of “Memoir of an Art Dealer 2” by G. Blair Laing);
Francis A. Grant, “Near Montmorenci, Summer 1852”, ink on paper laid down on paper, signed and titled, 8 x 11 inches, was to accompany 87th limited edition copy of “Memoir of an Art Dealer 2” by G. Blair Laing
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $350.00$250.00 - $350.00
Price Realized $295.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

Artwork by René Derouin, Tourbière I Mai
RENÉ DEROUIN
Tourbière I Mai

colour woodcut
signed, titled, dated 1979 and numbered 30/35 in pencil in the margin
23.5 x 18 ins ( 59.7 x 45.7 cms ) ( image )

Auction Estimate: $350.00$250.00 - $350.00
Price Realized $295.00
Sale date: February 18th 2020

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Sale Closed: November 30, 2021
 
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Sale Closed: September 28, 2021
 
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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: April 27, 2021
 
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Sale Closed: April 27, 2021
 
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Sale Closed: March 30, 2021
 
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Sale Closed: March 30, 2021
 
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Sale Closed: February 23, 2021
 
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Sale Closed: February 23, 2021
 
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Sale Closed: February 2, 2021
 
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Sale Closed: December 15, 2020
 
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Sale Closed: December 15, 2020
 
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Sale Closed: December 3, 2020
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Sale Closed: November 17, 2020
 
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Sale Closed: September 29, 2020
 
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Sale Closed: August 11, 2020
 
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Sale Closed: July 14, 2020
 
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Sale Closed: June 23, 2020
 
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The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
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Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
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