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 Frederick Arthur Verner, Burnham Beeches; Burnham Beeches
FREDERICK ARTHUR VERNER
Burnham Beeches; Burnham Beeches

two watercolours
signed and dated 1916 lower right, watercolour on paper, mounted to card, titled on gallery label on the reverse, 7.25 x 5.25 inches (sight);
signed and dated 1917 lower right, watercolour on paper, titled on gallery label on the reverse, 8.5 x 6.5 inches (sight)
8.5 x 6.5 ins ( 21.6 x 16.5 cms ) ( largest sight )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $531.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by William Kurelek, Caribou Hunting
WILLIAM KURELEK
Caribou Hunting

colour lithograph
signed and numbered 124/300 in the lower margin
15.25 x 12.5 ins ( 38.7 x 31.8 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $472.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by William Kurelek, Sky Tossing
WILLIAM KURELEK
Sky Tossing

colour lithograph
signed and numbered 116/300 in the lower margin
13.25 x 10.5 ins ( 33.7 x 26.7 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $472.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Rudolph Carl Gorman, Masa
RUDOLPH CARL GORMAN
Masa

colour lithograph
signed and dated 1987 lower left; numbered 170/200 lower right; unframed
36 x 29.5 ins ( 91.4 x 74.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized $472.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Ted Harrison, Family; The Last Horizon (book)
TED HARRISON
Family; The Last Horizon (book)

colour serigraph; book
-”The Last Horizon: Ted Harrison” (Merritt Publishing Co. Ltd., Toronto and Vancouver, 1980 - signed and numbered A.P. 12/25)
-including ”Family” (colour serigraph, signed, dated 1981 and numbered A.P. 12/20 in the lower margin - 13 x 10.75 ins. [sheet], unframed);
13 x 10.75 ins ( 33 x 27.3 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $175.00$125.00 - $175.00
Price Realized $472.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Charles Pachter; The Ascent
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Charles Pachter; The Ascent

book and serigraph
“Charles Pachter” (Bogomila Welsh-Ovcharov, McClelland & Stewart, 1992); signed by Bogomila Welsh-Ovcharov, Margaret Atwood and Charles Pachter on the frontispiece;
sold together with “The Ascent” (serigraph on paper, signed, dated 1992 and numbered 27/150 in the lower margin, 11.5 x 9.5 ins); housed in folder; all in original slipcase
11.5 x 9.5 ins ( 29.2 x 24.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $472.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Pitaloosie Saila, Nelenait
PITALOOSIE SAILA
Nelenait

stonecut
signed, titled, dated 1973, numbered 26/50 and inscribed “Cape Dorset” in the lower margin
21 x 31.25 ins ( 53.3 x 79.4 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $443.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Rodolphe Duguay, Sur le St. Maurice, 21 avril 1936
RODOLPHE DUGUAY
Sur le St. Maurice, 21 avril 1936

colour woodblock
signed, titled and dated “21 avril 1936” in the lower margin
10.5 x 13 ins ( 26.7 x 33 cms ) ( image )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $443.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Northern Church; Snow Laden Spruce; White Forest
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Northern Church; Snow Laden Spruce; White Forest

three colour serigraphs
each signed by the estate of the artist, titled and numbered AP 18/60 in the lower margin, Northern Church; Snow Laden Spruce; White Forest; each unframed

27.5 x 32 ins ( 69.9 x 81.3 cms ) ( each sheet )

Auction Estimate: $650.00$450.00 - $650.00
Price Realized $443.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Henri Leopold Masson, Paysage Vert, Masham
HENRI LEOPOLD MASSON
Paysage Vert, Masham

watercolour
signed lower right; titled on the reverse
13 x 19.5 ins ( 33 x 49.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $413.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Herbert Raine, Old Courtyard, St. Vincent Street, Montreal
HERBERT RAINE
Old Courtyard, St. Vincent Street, Montreal

etching
signed and titled in the lower margin
8 x 5 ins ( 20.3 x 12.7 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$250.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $413.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Kananginak Pootoogook, Tuktu of Tasikjuk
KANANGINAK POOTOOGOOK
Tuktu of Tasikjuk

stonecut
signed, titled, dated 1970, numbered and inscribed “Cape Dorset” in the lower margin
20 x 32 ins ( 50.8 x 81.3 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $413.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Moon Net
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Moon Net

colour serigraph
signed and dated 1970 upper right, numbered 185/200 upper left; unframed
28.5 x 40.75 ins ( 72.4 x 103.5 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $384.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Bill Ronald Reid, “The Salmon” by Roderick Haig-Brown
BILL RONALD REID
“The Salmon” by Roderick Haig-Brown


“The Salmon” written by Roderick Haig-Brown (with David Denbigh, Robert H. Reid and L.H. Legeault; contained within the original portfolio which includes five unsigned prints by Bill Reid
(”The Legacy”); five unsigned lithographs by J. Stewart and John Miller (”The Atlantic”); five unsigned prints by David Denbigh (”The Pacific”); four unsigned prints by Rudy Kovach & two unsigned prints by David Denbigh (”The Cycle); the collection housed in a cloth-covered drop-back box, with wooden sides and a replica of Bill Reid’s sculpture “Haida Salmon” in simulated argilite inset on the front; within the original slipcover
17 x 22 ins ( 43.2 x 55.9 cms ) ( each sheet )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $384.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Artwork by Claude Vermette, Untitled
CLAUDE VERMETTE
Untitled

watercolour on paper
signed and dated 1980 lower right
61.25 x 35.5 ins ( 155.6 x 90.2 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $150.00$100.00 - $150.00
Price Realized $384.00
Sale date: July 14th 2020

Previous Auctions

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Sale Closed: July 19, 2022
 
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Sale Closed: July 19, 2022
 
Spring Auction of International Art (Online Auction)
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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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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
 
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