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

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our July Auction of Works on Paper, Prints & Books (Online Auction) which concluded on July 14, 2020. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Jack Leonard Shadbolt, Untitled
JACK LEONARD SHADBOLT
Untitled

watercolour and ink on paper
signed and dated 1951 lower right
12.5 x 22.5 ins ( 31.8 x 57.2 cms )

Sold for $2,596.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Marcel Dzama, Untitled (Two Figures with a Creature)
MARCEL DZAMA
Untitled (Two Figures with a Creature)

mixed media on paper
signed lower right
11 x 8.5 ins ( 27.9 x 21.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $2,360.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Walter Joseph Phillips, Lake of the Woods, 1931
WALTER JOSEPH PHILLIPS
Lake of the Woods, 1931

colour woodcut
signed in the lower right margin; unframed
6.5 x 9.5 ins ( 16.5 x 24.1 cms )

Sold for $2,124.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by André Charles Biéler, Notre Dame des Victoire, Quebec
ANDRÉ CHARLES BIÉLER
Notre Dame des Victoire, Quebec

woodblock print
signed and titled in the lower margin
7.5 x 7.5 ins ( 19.1 x 19.1 cms ) ( sight )

Sold for $2,124.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Bertram Charles Binning, Ships in Classical Calm
BERTRAM CHARLES BINNING
Ships in Classical Calm

sampson-matthews silkscreen
unframed
30 x 40 ins ( 76.2 x 101.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $2,006.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Gershon Iskowitz, Western Sphere #25
GERSHON ISKOWITZ
Western Sphere #25

watercolour on paper
signed and dated 1969 lower right; titled to a label on the reverse
18.5 x 24 ins ( 47 x 61 cms ) ( sight )

Sold for $1,534.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Jack Leonard Shadbolt, Bird of the Myth; Winter Birds
JACK LEONARD SHADBOLT
Bird of the Myth; Winter Birds

two lithographs
“Bird of the Myth” (signed, titled and inscribed “100 C.” in the lower margin, 25 x 38.25 inches (sight));
“Winter Birds” (signed, titled, dated 1990 and numbered 86/90 in the lower margin, 20.25 x 31 inches (sight))

25 x 38.25 ins ( 63.5 x 97.2 cms ) ( largest )

Sold for $1,298.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Fred Ross, The Cello Player
FRED ROSS
The Cello Player

mixed media on paper
signed and dated 1972 upper right
25.25 x 19.25 ins ( 64.1 x 48.9 cms )

Sold for $1,180.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by William Ronald, Untitled (1957)
WILLIAM RONALD
Untitled (1957)

acrylic and collage on paper
signed and dated 1957 lower right; inscribed “P57.7” (inventory number), “Helen Ronald” and stamped “The William Ronald Corporation” on the reverse; unframed
20 x 26 ins ( 50.8 x 66 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $1,180.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Walter Joseph Phillips, Lake MacArthur, Canadian Rockies
WALTER JOSEPH PHILLIPS
Lake MacArthur, Canadian Rockies

colour woodcut
signed in the lower right margin; unframed
7.5 x 9.25 ins ( 19.1 x 23.5 cms ) ( plate size )

Sold for $1,180.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Terence Michael  Shortt, Ornithological Studies
TERENCE MICHAEL SHORTT
Ornithological Studies

three watercolours
- “Arctic Three-toed Woodpecker” (watercolour on paper, signed, titled and dated “June 11, 1937” lower right, 6.75 x 5.5 inches (sight));
- “Eared Grebe” (watercolour on paper. signed, titled and dated “July 8, 1934” lower right, 8.5 x 6.25 inches (sight));
- “Woodcock” (signed, titled and dated “October 1951” lower right, 12.5 x 9.5 inches (sight))
12.5 x 9.5 ins ( 31.8 x 24.1 cms ) ( largest )

Sold for $1,180.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Carl Beam, Untitled
CARL BEAM
Untitled

mixed media on arches paper
signed lower right; unframed
30.5 x 22.5 ins ( 77.5 x 57.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $1,121.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Carl Beam, Sitting Bull
CARL BEAM
Sitting Bull

mixed media on arches paper
signed lower right and titled within the upper right composition; unframed
30.5 x 22.75 ins ( 77.5 x 57.8 cms )

Sold for $1,121.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Joseph Francis Plaskett, Floral Still Life
JOSEPH FRANCIS PLASKETT
Floral Still Life

pastel on paper, laid down on card
signed and indistinctly dated lower right
18.75 x 24.5 ins ( 47.6 x 62.2 cms ) ( sight )

Sold for $1,121.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Michael Thompson, The Bath
MICHAEL THOMPSON
The Bath

pencil drawing
signed, titled and dated 1985 in the lower margin
22 x 13 ins ( 55.9 x 33 cms ) ( subject )

Sold for $1,062.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Previous Auctions

Select from a list of previous auctions to view specific sale highlights.

Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 24, 2021
 
Spring Auction of International Art
Sale Closed: June 24, 2021
 
Canadians at Home & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 24, 2021
 
Spring 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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