June Auction of Canadian and International Artwork (Online Auction) Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our June Auction of Canadian and International Artwork (Online Auction) which concluded on June 23, 2020. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Joseph Drapell, Untitled Abstraction
JOSEPH DRAPELL
Untitled Abstraction

oil on paper
signed and dated 2000 lower centre; unframed
30 x 22.5 ins ( 76.2 x 57.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $266.00
Sale date: June 23rd 2020

Artwork by Carl Beam, Ahousca Residential School Students
CARL BEAM
Ahousca Residential School Students

mixed media on paper
signed lower right; artist’s seal lower left; unframed
15 x 11.5 ins ( 38.1 x 29.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $266.00
Sale date: June 23rd 2020

Artwork by Gordon Appelbe Smith, Tanu
GORDON APPELBE SMITH
Tanu

lithograph
signed, titled, dated 1987 and numbered 89/200 in pencil in the lower margin
14.5 x 11.5 ins ( 36.8 x 29.2 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $266.00
Sale date: June 23rd 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Canadian Art Reference Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Canadian Art Reference Books

twenty-four books
-”Natalya Nesterova” (The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1985);
-”Land Marks: The Art of Dorothy Knowles” (Terry Fenton, Hagios Press, Regina, SK, 2008);
-”Land Marks, Works: Dorothy Knowles” (Moose Jaw Museum and Art Gallery, exhibition pamphlet, 2008);
-”Land Marks, Biography: Dorothy Knowles” (Moose Jaw Museum and Art Gallery, exhibition booklet, 2008);
-“Berthe des Clayes” (Masters Gallery, Calgary, AB, exhibition booklet);
-”Two Artists Time Forgot: Frances Jones (Bannerman) and Margaret Campbell Macpherson” (The Rooms Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, 2006);
-”A Speaking Likeness: Joseph Plaskett” (Ronsdale Press, Vancouver, 1999);
-”Harold Town” (Iris Nowell, Figure 1 Publishing, Vancouver, 2001);
-”Jock Macdonald” (Joyce Zemans, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1985);
-”The Asymmetric Vision: Yves Gaucher” (James D. Campbell, MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, 1989);
-”Oscar Cahen” (Illustration House, New York, 2011);
-”John Fox: 10 New Paintings” (travelling exhibition booklet, Techno-Colour, Montreal, 1979);
-”John Fox: Refiguration” (McClure Gallery, Montreal, 2010);
-”Le Sauteur” (exhibition booklet, Musée Marc-Aurele Fortin, Montreal, 2002);
-”Miller Brittain: In Focus” (Alex Mogelon, pamphlet, Simon Dresdnere Publishers, Toronto, 1981);
-”Miller Brittain: Works of the 50’s” (Galerie Dresdnere, Toronto, exhibition booklet, 1980);
-”Miller Brittain: Retrospective” (Galerie Dresdnere, Toronto, exhibition booklet, 1975);
-”Henri Masson: La Vision D’un Peintre” (Claude A. Bouchard, Les Editions Lecha Inc. Ottawa, 1979);
-”Henri Masson: Signatures” (Marcel Gingras, Marcel Broquet Editions, LaPrairie, QC, 1981);
-”A Tribute to Henri Masson” (Kinsman Robinson Galleries, Toronto, exhibition booklet);
-”Henri Masson” (Kinsman Robinson Galleries, Toronto, exhibition booklet, 1987);
-”Modigliani” (Christian Parisot, Editions Pierre Terrail, Paris, 1992);
-”Drawings by Jack Weldon Humphrey” (Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, exhibition booklet, 1977);
-”Manly Edward MacDonald: Interpreter of Old Ontario” (Charles Beale, Plumley Press, Napanee, 2010, signed by the author on the title page)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $266.00
Sale date: June 23rd 2020

Artwork by Charles Macdonald Manly, Fields in Summer
CHARLES MACDONALD MANLY
Fields in Summer

watercolour
signed and dated 1914 lower left
11 x 11.25 ins ( 27.9 x 28.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized $266.00
Sale date: June 23rd 2020

Artwork by Gordon Edward Pfeiffer, Rivière St. Marguerite
GORDON EDWARD PFEIFFER
Rivière St. Marguerite

oil on board
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
11.75 x 16 ins ( 29.8 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $266.00
Sale date: June 23rd 2020

Artwork by Carl Beam, Overlooking the Camp - Piegan
CARL BEAM
Overlooking the Camp - Piegan

mixed media print
signed lower right; artist’s seal lower left; unframed
15 x 12 ins ( 38.1 x 30.5 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $236.00
Sale date: June 23rd 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Historical Canadian Art Reference Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Historical Canadian Art Reference Books

twenty-two books
-”Louis Jobin Statuaire” (Marius Barbeau, Beauchemin, Montreal, 1968);
-”W.J. Phillips” (Duncan Campbell Scott, Canadian Art Series, Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1947);
-”Henri Julien” (Paul Gladu, Lidec Inc, Montreal, 1970);
-”C.W. Jeffreys” (William Colgate, Canadian Art Series, Ryerson Press, Toronto);
-”Henri Julien” (Marius Barbeau, Canadian Art Series, Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1941);
-”C.W. Jefferys” (Robert Stacey, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1985);
-”Charles Huot” (Hormisdas Magnan, Quebec, 1932);
-”Charles Huot” (Jean-René Ostiguy, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1979);
-”William G. R. Hind” (J. Russell Harper, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1976);
-”George Heriot” (Gerald E. Finley, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1979);
-”William G.R. Hind” (Willistead Art Gallery of Windsor, 1967);
-”Homer Watson: Artist and Man” (Frank E. Page, Commercial Printing Co., Kitchener);
-”Homer Watson” (National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 1963);
-”Homer Watson: With Faith, Ignorance and Delight” (Jane VanEvery, Hazell Watson & Viney Ltd., Aylesbury, 1967);
-”Homer Watson: The Man of Doon” (Muriel Miller, Summer Hill Press, Toronto, 1988);
-”Homer Watson” (Jennifer C. Watson, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery1987);
-”Paul Peel: 1860-1892” (Memorial Exhibition, London Public Library and Art Gallery, 1970);
-”Paul Peel: A Retrospective” (Victoria Baker, London Regional Art Gallery, London, 1986);
-”Horatio Walker” (F. Newlin Price, Louis Carrier & Co., New York and Montreal, 1928);
-”Horatio Walker: 1858-1938”(Dorothy Farr, Queen’s University, Kingston, 1977);
-”Horatio Walker” (David Karel, Musée de Québec, 1987);
-”Early Days on the Great Lakes: The Art of William Armstrong” (Henry C. Campbell, McClelland and Stewart, Toronto and Montreal, 1971)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $236.00
Sale date: June 23rd 2020

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Woman Working; Sketches of Men Working
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Woman Working; Sketches of Men Working

two pencil drawings
“Woman Working” (pencil on paper, signed lower left, 9.75 x 7.75 ins. [sight]);
“Sketches of Men Working” (pencil on paper, signed lower centre, 7.75 x 9.75 ins. [sight])
9.75 x 7.75 ins ( 24.8 x 19.7 cms ) ( each sight )

Auction Estimate: $150.00$100.00 - $150.00
Price Realized $207.00
Sale date: June 23rd 2020

Artwork by Toni Onley, Still Life in a Landscape
TONI ONLEY
Still Life in a Landscape

silkscreen
signed, titled and numbered 11/20 in the margin
11.25 x 15 ins ( 28.6 x 38.1 cms ) ( subject )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $183.00
Sale date: June 23rd 2020

Artwork by Telford Fenton, Abstraction Composition; Saxophone Player
TELFORD FENTON
Abstraction Composition; Saxophone Player

two works on paper
“Abstract Composition” (oil on paper, signed and dated 1982 lower left, 34 x 27 inches [sheet]); condition noted;
“Saxophone Player” (conté on paper, signed and dated 1995 lower left, 27.5 x 39.5 inches [sheet]);
each unframed

34 x 27 ins ( 86.4 x 68.6 cms ) ( largest sheet )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$200.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $177.00
Sale date: June 23rd 2020

Artwork by G. Blair Laing, Memoirs of an Art Dealer (Volumes 1 & 2)
G. BLAIR LAING
Memoirs of an Art Dealer (Volumes 1 & 2)

two books
G. Blair Laing, “Memoirs of an Art Dealer” (Toronto, McClelland & Stewart, 1979);
G. Blair Laing, “Memoirs of an Art Dealer 2” (Toronto, McClelland & Stewart, 1982)
10.5 x 7.5 x 21.5 ins ( 26.7 x 19.1 x 54.6 cms ) ( each book )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $177.00
Sale date: June 23rd 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of books on Toulouse-Lautrec
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of books on Toulouse-Lautrec

eight books
- “Toulouse-Lautrec and Montmartre” (Richard Thomson, Phillip Dennic Cate and Mary
Weaver Chapin, exhibition catalogue for the National Gallery of Art in Washington,
2005);
- “Toulouse-Lautrec: The Complete Graphic Works, A Catalogue Raisonee” (Gotz
Adriani, 1988);
- “Toulouse Lautrec” (Jacques Lassaigne, 1939);
- “Toulouse-Lautrec: Les Affiches The Posters” (with text by Daniele Devynck, 2001);
- “Toulouse-Lautrec Lithographies” (Jean Adhemar, 1965);
- 2 copies of “Lautrec by Lautrec” (P. Huisman and M.G. Dortu, 1964);
- “Toulouse Lautrec” (Gotz Adriani, 1986)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $177.00
Sale date: June 23rd 2020

Artwork by Telford Fenton, Nude Study; Portrait of a Woman; Nude Study; Self Portrait Exhibition Poster
TELFORD FENTON
Nude Study; Portrait of a Woman; Nude Study; Self Portrait Exhibition Poster

three contés on paper and a colour lithograph
-“Nude Study” (conté on paper, signed and dated 1990 lower left, 24 x 18 inches (sheet));
-“Portrait of a Woman” (conté on paper, signed and dated 1990 lower right, 24 x 18 inches (sheet));
-“Nude Study” (conté on paper, signed and dated 1990 lower right, 24 x 18 inches (sheet));
-“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 (sheet));
all unframed
24 x 18 ins ( 61 x 45.7 cms ) ( largest sheet )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$200.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $177.00
Sale date: June 23rd 2020

Artwork by Yehouda Chaki, Untitled (Montreal 1971)
YEHOUDA CHAKI
Untitled (Montreal 1971)

silkscreen
signed and inscribed “Montreal 1971”
23 x 21 ins ( 58.4 x 53.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $148.00
Sale date: June 23rd 2020

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Sale Closed: July 19, 2022
 
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Sale Closed: June 28, 2022
 
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Sale Closed: June 15, 2022
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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
 
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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
 
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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
 
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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
 
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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
 
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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
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