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

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our December Auction of Canadian & International Artwork (Online Auction) which concluded on December 15, 2020. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Tony Tascona, Untitled Abstraction
TONY TASCONA
Untitled Abstraction

lacquer on board
signed and dated 1965 lower right;
sold together with “Tascona 74” (The Winnipeg Art Gallery, 1974; signed by the artist on the title page
39.75 x 29.75 ins ( 101 x 75.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $1,440.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Robert N. Hurley, Untitled Nocturne
ROBERT N. HURLEY
Untitled Nocturne

watercolour
signed lower right
9.25 x 12.25 ins ( 23.5 x 31.1 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $1,440.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, Bragg’s Island
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
Bragg’s Island

colour etching and aquatint
signed, titled, dated 2007 and numbered 11/50 in the lower margin
5.75 x 4.5 ins ( 14.6 x 11.4 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,440.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Robert Genn, Trout Lake View
ROBERT GENN
Trout Lake View

oil on panel
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
8 x 10 ins ( 20.3 x 25.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,320.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith, Shipyard
FREDERIC MARLETT BELL-SMITH
Shipyard

oil on board
signed lower left; four sketches of boats and ships on the reverse
5.75 x 9 ins ( 14.6 x 22.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized $1,320.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Raymond Victor Cattell, March Filled Split-Rail Fence
RAYMOND VICTOR CATTELL
March Filled Split-Rail Fence

acrylic on canvas
titled (twice) to an artist label and gallery label on the reverse
36 x 48 ins ( 91.4 x 121.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $1,320.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Paul Sloggett, Best Western
PAUL SLOGGETT
Best Western

oil on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1989 on the reverse
53.75 x 59.75 ins ( 136.5 x 151.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,200.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Thomas Keith Roberts, Autumn in the Trent Valley
THOMAS KEITH ROBERTS
Autumn in the Trent Valley

oil on board
signed lower left; titled on an artist label on the reverse
16.5 x 19.25 ins ( 41.9 x 48.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,200.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Robert Genn, Sombre Compliment
ROBERT GENN
Sombre Compliment

oil on board
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
8 x 10 ins ( 20.3 x 25.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,200.00$900.00 - $1,200.00
Price Realized $1,200.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Gaston Rebry, Still Life
GASTON REBRY
Still Life

oil on canvas
signed lower right; artist’s stamp on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00
Price Realized $1,200.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Andris Leimanis, Late Afternoon- A Winter View of Pine Avenue and Peel Street Looking West
ANDRIS LEIMANIS
Late Afternoon- A Winter View of Pine Avenue and Peel Street Looking West

oil on masonite
signed lower right; signed, titled, dated 1977 and inscribed “A winter view with Pine Ave. and Peel St. looking West, with the ‘Medical Building’ in the background” on the reverse
20 x 24 ins ( 50.8 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $1,140.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Stanley Francis Turner, Twenty Christmas Cards
STANLEY FRANCIS TURNER
Twenty Christmas Cards

etchings, serigraphs and a book
Printed Christmas cards with twenty unique designs by Stanley Francis Turner (various media and sizes); sold together with “The First Canadian Christmas Carol (First Edition)” by Father Jean de Brebeuf with illustrations by Stanley Turner (inscribed “With the Compliments of the Artist Stanley Turner” and dated “Christmas 1927” on the first page
9.5 x 6.25 ins ( 24.1 x 15.9 cms ) ( book size )

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized $1,140.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Armand Tatossian, Still Life with Roses
ARMAND TATOSSIAN
Still Life with Roses

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized $1,080.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by John-Franklin Koenig, Weso
JOHN-FRANKLIN KOENIG
Weso

oil on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1965 on the reverse; titled and dated 1965 to a label on the reverse
31.5 x 31.5 ins ( 80 x 80 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,020.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Thomas Keith Roberts, Beech Trees
THOMAS KEITH ROBERTS
Beech Trees

oil on board
signed lower left
13 x 17 ins ( 33 x 43.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,020.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Previous Auctions

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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
 
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
 
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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
 
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Sale Closed: July 20, 2021
 
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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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Sale Closed: November 17, 2020
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 27, 2020
 
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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
 
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Sale Closed: June 23, 2020
 
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Sale Closed: June 2, 2020
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 12, 2020
 
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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
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Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 20, 2018
 
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Sale Closed: May 29, 2018
 
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Sale Closed: November 23, 2017
 
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Sale Closed: May 25, 2017
 
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Sale Closed: November 25, 2015
 
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Sale Closed: May 28, 2015
 
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