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 Henry Napartuk, Eskimo and Walrus; Eskimo and Seal
HENRY NAPARTUK
Eskimo and Walrus; Eskimo and Seal

pair of prints
- ”Eskimo and Walrus”-signed and titled in the lower margin
- “Eskimo and Seal” -signed and titled in the lower margin;
each unframed
6.25 x 9.25 ins ( 15.9 x 23.5 cms ) ( each sheet )

Auction Estimate: $75.00$50.00 - $75.00
Price Realized $94.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by John Beatty Newman, Model in Blue
JOHN BEATTY NEWMAN
Model in Blue

oil on board
signed and dated 1990 lower left; unframed
20 x 16 ins ( 50.8 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $86.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Frederick Horsman Varley, Doon, Ontario; Tree Pattern, Kootenay Lake, B.C.; Mists over Lyon, B.C.; Mountain Portage; Dead Tree, Garibaldi Park; The Lions, B.C.
FREDERICK HORSMAN VARLEY
Doon, Ontario; Tree Pattern, Kootenay Lake, B.C.; Mists over Lyon, B.C.; Mountain Portage; Dead Tree, Garibaldi Park; The Lions, B.C.

6 colour lithographs
each unframed
15 x 17.25 ins ( 38.1 x 43.8 cms ) ( each sheet )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $89.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Walter Coucill, ‘Golden Banners’ Markham
WALTER COUCILL
‘Golden Banners’ Markham


signed lower right, titled and dated 1976 in the lower left margin; unframed
6.5 x 10.5 ins ( 16.5 x 26.7 cms ) ( image )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $89.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Jim Nicoll, Rooftop Detail; Figure Study
JIM NICOLL
Rooftop Detail; Figure Study

pair of drawings
“Rooftop Detail”- ink on paper; signed with artist’s stamp lower right (5 ins x 7.75 ins); “Figure Study”- graphite on paper; signed with artist’s stamp lower right (11 ins x 8.5 ins); both works unframed
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $75.00$50.00 - $75.00
Price Realized $35.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Gordon Rayner, Confessions
GORDON RAYNER
Confessions

mixed media construction
signed, titled and dated 1983 on the reverse;
sold together with “Gordon Rayner Retrospective” (Joan Murray, The Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, 1978) and two copies of “Gordon Rayner: Painted Wooden Cutouts and Polychrome Constructions” (Exhibition pamphlet, Christopher Cutts Gallery, Toronto, October 16 - November 10, 2010)
10.25 x 8.5 x 2.25 ins ( 26 x 21.6 x 5.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,000.00$800.00 - $1,000.00
Price Realized $375.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Anthony Morse Urquhart, Wall and Window
ANTHONY MORSE URQUHART
Wall and Window

mixed media construction
signed, titled and dated 2005 on the reverse
8 x 12 x 2 ins ( 20.3 x 30.5 x 5.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00
Price Realized $375.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Frank Charles Hennessey, March Day in the Gatineau
FRANK CHARLES HENNESSEY
March Day in the Gatineau

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1940 lower left; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
20 x 24 ins ( 50.8 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $1,180.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Rene Richard, Shore Landscape with Campsite
RENE RICHARD
Shore Landscape with Campsite

mixed media drawing
signed lower right
6.75 x 4.75 ins ( 17.1 x 12.1 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,180.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Artwork by Henry Sandham, Shoreline Landscape
HENRY SANDHAM
Shoreline Landscape

oil on board
signed with initials lower right
7.5 x 11.75 ins ( 19.1 x 29.8 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized $472.00
Sale date: August 11th 2020

Previous Auctions

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Sale Closed: December 6, 2023
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Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
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Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Auction to Benefit NSCAD (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
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Artwork from a Private Collection (Online Auction)
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Sale Closed: October 10, 2023
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
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Sale Closed: September 12, 2023
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 12, 2023
 
Art of Quebec (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 12, 2023
 
Still Life & Figural Work (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 15, 2023
 
Works on Paper & Prints (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 15, 2023
 
Art of Atlantic Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 25, 2023
 
Historical Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 25, 2023
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 25, 2023
 
Modern & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 27, 2023
 
The Art of Europe (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 27, 2023
 
Canadians at Home & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 27, 2023
 
Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian & International Art (Session 1)
Sale Closed: June 8, 2023
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An Important Private Collection of Canadian Art (Session 2)
Sale Closed: June 8, 2023
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Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 30, 2023
 
Art of Quebec (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 30, 2023
 
The Group of Seven & Their Associates (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 30, 2023
 
April Abstractions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
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Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
Select Canadian Prints (Online Auctions)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
Inuit & First Nations Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 21, 2023
 
Peaks to Prairies: Art of Western Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 21, 2023
 
Celebrating Women Artists (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 21, 2023
 
Works on Paper & Prints (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 28, 2023
 
Three Dimensions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 28, 2023
 
Canada & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 28, 2023
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Canadian Winter (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Still Life & Figural Work (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Books & Reference (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
From the Estate of William Ronald (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Holiday Charm (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 13, 2022
 
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Sale Closed: December 13, 2022
 
An Important Private Collection of Canadian Art (Session 2)
Sale Closed: December 1, 2022
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Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art (Session 1)
Sale Closed: December 1, 2022
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Canadian Group of Painters (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
Fall Auction of International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
Post-War & Contemporary Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
Historical Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
October Abstractions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
Little Pictures (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
Art of Atlantic Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
La belle province (Art of Quebec) (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 27, 2022
 
Prints, Photography & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 27, 2022
 
Inuit & First Nations Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 27, 2022
 
Canadians at Home & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
Prints & Works on Paper (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
Still Life & Figural Work (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
The Art of Barbara Mercer (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
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Sale Closed: July 19, 2022
 
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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
 
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Sale Closed: March 22, 2022
 
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Sale Closed: March 1, 2022
 
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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
 
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Sale Closed: November 30, 2021
 
Fall Auction of International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 30, 2021
 
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Sale Closed: November 30, 2021
 
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Sale Closed: November 22, 2021
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Sale Closed: October 26, 2021
 
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Sale Closed: October 26, 2021
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
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Indigenous & Inuit Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 28, 2021
 
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Sale Closed: September 28, 2021
 
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Sale Closed: September 28, 2021
 
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