August Auction of Canadian & International Artwork (Online Auction) Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our August Auction of Canadian & International Artwork (Online Auction) which concluded on August 11, 2020. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Charles William Jefferys, His wife fixed a pair of sombre eyes upon me
CHARLES WILLIAM JEFFERYS
His wife fixed a pair of sombre eyes upon me

ink on paper
signed lower right; titled in the lower margin
14.5 x 8.5 ins ( 36.8 x 21.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00
Price Realized $708.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by John Hartman, The Thames at Greenwich (Rivers and Cities Portfolio)
JOHN HARTMAN
The Thames at Greenwich (Rivers and Cities Portfolio)

colour drypoint etching
signed, titled, dated and numbered “2/9” in the lower margin; titled, dated and numbered to a label on the reverse
6.75 x 7.75 ins ( 17.1 x 19.7 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00
Price Realized $708.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Richard Jack, Laurentians
RICHARD JACK
Laurentians

oil on board
signed lower right; titled on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized $708.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Charles William Jefferys, Tell him Sis’ paw & maw was askin’ for him
CHARLES WILLIAM JEFFERYS
Tell him Sis’ paw & maw was askin’ for him

ink on paper
signed lower right; titled in the lower margin

14.5 x 8.75 ins ( 36.8 x 22.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00
Price Realized $708.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Frank Leonard Brooks, Untitled
FRANK LEONARD BROOKS
Untitled

mixed media collage on unstretched canvas
signed twice; dated 2005 lower right
9.25 x 7 ins ( 23.5 x 17.8 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $708.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Ralph Wallace Burton, Old Barn, Lanark County, Ont.
RALPH WALLACE BURTON
Old Barn, Lanark County, Ont.

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated “Spring 1970” on the reverse
10.5 x 12.5 ins ( 26.7 x 31.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00
Price Realized $649.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Horace Champagne, Un Moment Tranquille, Les Eboulements
HORACE CHAMPAGNE
Un Moment Tranquille, Les Eboulements

pastel
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated “March 28, 1989” on a label on the reverse
8 x 10 ins ( 20.3 x 25.4 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $1,000.00$800.00 - $1,000.00
Price Realized $649.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by William Ronald, Untitled Abstraction
WILLIAM RONALD
Untitled Abstraction

colour lithograph
signed and dated 1992 lower right; numbered “AP 4/10” lower left
12.75 x 19.75 ins ( 32.4 x 50.2 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized $649.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Albert Edward Cloutier, Sugar Time, Quebec
ALBERT EDWARD CLOUTIER
Sugar Time, Quebec

sampson matthews silkscreen
signed and dated 1945 within the plate; unframed
20 x 27 ins ( 50.8 x 68.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $649.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by John Harold Thomas Snow, Castro Verde; Still Life Blue Flowers; Poster
JOHN HAROLD THOMAS SNOW
Castro Verde; Still Life Blue Flowers; Poster

three colour lithographs
- “Castro Verde”- signed, titled and numbered “47/50” in the lower margin (17 ins x 23 ins [image]);
- “Still Life Blue Flowers”- signed, titled and numbered “20/50” in the lower margin (17 ins x 23 ins [image]);
- “Poster”- signed, titled and numbered “18/22” in the lower margin (22 ins x 16 ins [image]);
each unframed
17 x 23 ins ( 43.2 x 58.4 cms ) ( image (largest) )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $649.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Michael Thompson, Laetitia
MICHAEL THOMPSON
Laetitia

pencil drawing on arches paper
signed, titled and dated 1998 in the lower margin
18 x 13 ins ( 45.7 x 33 cms ) ( subject )

Auction Estimate: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00
Price Realized $590.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Anna Noeh, Family on the Shore in Pangnirtung
ANNA NOEH
Family on the Shore in Pangnirtung

oil and pencil crayon on board
signed and dated 1976 lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
12 x 15.75 ins ( 30.5 x 40 cms )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized $590.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Frances Anne Johnston, Flowers in Chinese Bowl with Chinese Figure
FRANCES ANNE JOHNSTON
Flowers in Chinese Bowl with Chinese Figure

oil on canvas
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
24 x 20 ins ( 61 x 50.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $561.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Blanche Bolduc, Winter in the Village
BLANCHE BOLDUC
Winter in the Village

oil on board
signed and initialed lower right
10 x 18 ins ( 25.4 x 45.7 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $561.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Charles William Jefferys, Blind Musician
CHARLES WILLIAM JEFFERYS
Blind Musician

pen and ink
signed and dated “January 28th, 1890” lower right, titled lower left; inscribed on the reverse “This drawing was included in the C.W. Jefferys Film Documentary”
12.25 x 8.5 ins ( 31.1 x 21.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $561.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Previous Auctions

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

Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 19, 2022
 
Cities & Towns (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 19, 2022
 
Art of Atlantic Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 19, 2022
 
Spring Auction of International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 28, 2022
 
From the Estate of Robert Markle (Online Auction)
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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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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