Online Auction of Works on Paper, Prints & Books Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our Online Auction of Works on Paper, Prints & Books which concluded on February 23, 2021. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Josef Albers, I-S f (Danilowitz 195)
JOSEF ALBERS
I-S f (Danilowitz 195)

colour screenprint
signed, titled, dated 1970 and numbered 109/125 in pencil in the lower margin; titled and numbered 109/125 on two labels in the reverse; Printer: Sirocco Screenprints, New York; Publisher: Ives-Sillman Inc. New Haven, Connecticut.
21 x 21 ins ( 53.3 x 53.3 cms ) ( sheet - sight )

Sold for $10,320.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Christopher Pratt, David Silcox and Meriké Weiler “Christopher Pratt”; Christopher Pratt “Western Shore”
CHRISTOPHER PRATT
David Silcox and Meriké Weiler “Christopher Pratt”; Christopher Pratt “Western Shore”

book and silkscreen
David Silcox and Meriké Weiler “Christopher Pratt”, Quintus Press, Toronto, 1981; signed by the authors and artist on the inside front page; includes
Christopher Pratt, “Western Shore”, screenprint, signed, titled, dated 1980 and numbered 3/93 in the lower margin; 11.25 x 13 inches (sheet); unframed;
in original case with box
11.25 x 13 ins ( 28.6 x 33 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $3,360.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Benjamin  Chee Chee, Proud Male
BENJAMIN CHEE CHEE
Proud Male

lithograph
signed and dated 1977 lower left
17.25 x 22.25 ins ( 43.8 x 56.5 cms )

Sold for $3,120.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith, Fraser River, B.C.
FREDERIC MARLETT BELL-SMITH
Fraser River, B.C.

watercolour laid on card
signed lower left; titled lower left; inscribed “On the Fraser River” on the reverse of the card
9.25 x 13 ins ( 23.5 x 33 cms ) ( sight )

Sold for $2,400.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Robert Motherwell, Basque Suite C (Belknap 55; Engberg & Banach 84)
ROBERT MOTHERWELL
Basque Suite C (Belknap 55; Engberg & Banach 84)

silkscreen
signed and numbered 66/150 in the margin lower right; signed upper right in the plate; titled and dated 1973 on a gallery label on the reverse; Printer: Kelpra Studio, Ltd., London; Publisher: Marlborough Graphics, New York

29.25 x 23 ins ( 74.3 x 58.4 cms ) ( sight )

Sold for $2,280.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Arthur Lismer, Tree Stump
ARTHUR LISMER
Tree Stump

ink drawing
signed and dated “July 31, 1959” lower left; inscribed “8719” on the reverse
11 x 16 ins ( 27.9 x 40.6 cms )

Sold for $2,040.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Scott Goudie, Adlatok River, Late Afternoon
SCOTT GOUDIE
Adlatok River, Late Afternoon

mezzotint in colours
signed, titled, dated 1988 and numbered 5/35 in the lower margin
19.25 x 25.25 ins ( 48.9 x 64.1 cms ) ( plate size )

Sold for $1,800.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, The White Pine
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
The White Pine

screenprint
unframed (matted)
11 x 13.25 ins ( 27.9 x 33.7 cms ) ( image )

Sold for $1,680.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by James Edward Hervey MacDonald, Mist Fantasy
JAMES EDWARD HERVEY MACDONALD
Mist Fantasy

sampson-matthews silkscreen
30 x 40 ins ( 76.2 x 101.6 cms )

Sold for $1,680.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Clarence Alphonse Gagnon, A Votre Santé
CLARENCE ALPHONSE GAGNON
A Votre Santé

colour block print on card
initialed within the plate; titled and dated c. 1913 to a gallery label on the reverse
4.25 x 5.75 ins ( 10.8 x 14.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $1,560.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Stanley Francis Turner, Three Works: Sillery (Jesuit House); Château Richer, Quebec; English Church from City Hall
STANLEY FRANCIS TURNER
Three Works: Sillery (Jesuit House); Château Richer, Quebec; English Church from City Hall

gouache
- “Sillery (Jesuit House)”: signed and titled on the reverse (11.5 x 14 ins); unframed
- “Château Richer, Quebec”: signed lower right and titled on the reverse (17.5 x 13 ins); unframed
- “English Church from City Hall”: signed lower left and titled indistinctly on the reverse (19.5 x 15.5 ins); unframed

19.5 x 15.5 ins ( 49.5 x 39.4 cms ) ( largest )

Sold for $1,440.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Tom Thomson, Northern Lights
TOM THOMSON
Northern Lights

sampson-matthews silkscreen
artist name, title and “Issued by the National Gallery of Canada” printed in the lower margin; inscribed “A.J. Casson” lower right; a Sampson-Matthews label on the reverse; unframed
19.75 x 25 ins ( 50.2 x 63.5 cms )

Sold for $1,440.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Miller Gore Brittain, Study of a Female Figure
MILLER GORE BRITTAIN
Study of a Female Figure

red and black charcoal on paper
initialed and dated 1955 lower centre
16 x 12.75 ins ( 40.6 x 32.4 cms ) ( sight )

Sold for $1,320.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by  19th Century Canadian School, Near Belleville
19TH CENTURY CANADIAN SCHOOL
Near Belleville

watercolour
titled and inscribed “Lawrence R.” lower left
12.25 x 17.75 ins ( 31.1 x 45.1 cms ) ( sight )

Sold for $1,320.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Jean-Paul Jérôme, Abstraction
JEAN-PAUL JÉRÔME
Abstraction

ink and watercolour
signed and dated 1969 lower left
8 x 11 ins ( 20.3 x 27.9 cms )

Sold for $1,140.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Previous Auctions

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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
Sale Closed: June 24, 2021
 
Canadians at Home & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 24, 2021
 
Spring 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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