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 Kenojuak Ashevak, Owl Sprit
KENOJUAK ASHEVAK
Owl Sprit

colour etching
signed, titled, dated 1967 and numbered 22/50 in the lower margin
6 x 7.75 ins ( 15.2 x 19.7 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $350.00$250.00 - $350.00
Price Realized $570.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Edward John Bartram, Metamorphic Calligraphy
EDWARD JOHN BARTRAM
Metamorphic Calligraphy

colour etching
signed, titled, dated 1996 and inscribed “VE 10/15” in the lower margin
25 x 36.5 ins ( 63.5 x 92.7 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $540.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Gino Lorcini, Dimensions Blue #2
GINO LORCINI
Dimensions Blue #2

plexiglass and aluminum
titled and dated on the reverse
15.75 x 15.75 x 1 ins ( 40 x 40 x 2.5 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized $540.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Anna Noeh, Broughton Island, 1975
ANNA NOEH
Broughton Island, 1975

acrylic on board
signed and dated 1975 lower right, signed and titled on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $540.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Norval Morrisseau, Moose and Wolves
NORVAL MORRISSEAU
Moose and Wolves

colour serigraph
signed, titled and numbered 36/98 in the lower margin
Please note: this artwork has been trimmed at the right edge
18 x 22.25 ins ( 45.7 x 56.5 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $540.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by William Garnet Hazard, Floral Still Life
WILLIAM GARNET HAZARD
Floral Still Life

watercolour
signed lower right
19 x 20.5 ins ( 48.3 x 52.1 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $540.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Kananginak Pootoogook, Nesting Bird
KANANGINAK POOTOOGOOK
Nesting Bird

stonecut
signed, titled, dated 1972, numbered 32/50 and inscribed “Dorset”
22 x 29 ins ( 55.9 x 73.7 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $510.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by William Kurelek, Our Lady of St. Demetrius
WILLIAM KURELEK
Our Lady of St. Demetrius

giclee print on arches paper
initialed by Jean Kurelek and numbered 4/500 in the lower left margin
18.75 x 14 ins ( 47.6 x 35.6 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $510.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Jean-Paul Mousseau, Sans titre
JEAN-PAUL MOUSSEAU
Sans titre

ink and wash on paper
signed lower right
9 x 7.25 ins ( 22.9 x 18.4 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00
Price Realized $480.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Leonard Hutchinson, Plenty o’ Nothin’; Black Worker
LEONARD HUTCHINSON
Plenty o’ Nothin’; Black Worker

two woodblock prints
- “Plenty o’ Nothin” (signed, titled and numbered 19/50 in the lower margin, 19.75 x 8 ins. [image]);
- “Black Worker” (signed, titled and numbered 10/50 in the lower margin, 11 x 7.5 ins. [image])
19.75 x 8 ins ( 50.2 x 20.3 cms ) ( image (largest) )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $480.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Jae Dougall, Pose in Red Dress
JAE DOUGALL
Pose in Red Dress

acrylic on canvas
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse
30 x 30 ins ( 76.2 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $480.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Richard W. Rourke, Harbour Scene
RICHARD W. ROURKE
Harbour Scene

oil on canvas
signed lower right
22.5 x 28 ins ( 57.2 x 71.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $480.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Marcel Ravary, Family in Winter
MARCEL RAVARY
Family in Winter

oil on canvas
signed lower left
20 x 24 ins ( 50.8 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $450.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Eight Canadian Art Reference Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Eight Canadian Art Reference Books

eight books
- “A. Y. Jackson: The Arctic 1927” (Naomi Jackson Groves, Penumbra Press, Moonbeam, Ontario, 1982);
- “F. H. Varley” (The Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, 1981);
- “Thoreau MacDonald: A Catalogue of Design and Illustration” (Margaret E. Edison, University of Toronto Press, Toronto and Buffalo, 1973);
- “The Group of Seven: Art for a Nation” (Charles C. Hill, National Gallery of Canada, McClelland & Stewart Inc., Toronto, 1995);
- “The Women of Beaver Hall: Canadian Modernist Painters” (Evelyn Walters, Dundurn Press, Toronto, 2005) -signed by the author on the title page;
- “Tom Thomson: The Silence and the Storm” (Harold Town and David P. Silcox, McClelland and Stewart Limited, Toronto, 1977) -signed by the authors on the first page;
- “Lawren Harris” (Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, 1969);
- “A. J. Casson/His Life & Works/A Tribute” (Paul Duval, Cerebrus/Prentice-Hall, Toronto, 1980) -signed by the artist on the title page

x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $450.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Artwork by Antoine Bittar, Vers 7 heures
ANTOINE BITTAR
Vers 7 heures

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1990 on the reverse
10 x 8 ins ( 25.4 x 20.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $420.00
Sale date: December 15th 2020

Previous Auctions

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Sale Closed: July 19, 2022
 
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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)
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
 
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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
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