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 Anton Cetin, Selection of Twenty Colour Lithographs
ANTON CETIN
Selection of Twenty Colour Lithographs

20 colour lithographs
Full listing within cataloguing details
30 x 22 ins ( 76.2 x 55.9 cms ) ( each sheet )

Auction Estimate: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00
Price Realized $840.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Street Scene; Vendor; Baker House
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Street Scene; Vendor; Baker House

three etchings
- “Street Scene” (signed lower right margin - 11.75 x 9.75 ins. [plate]);
- “Vendor” (signed lower right margin - 8 x 9.75 ins. [plate]);
- “Baker House” (signed lower right margin - 8.75 x 6.75 ins. [plate]);

each unframed (matted)
11.75 x 9.75 ins ( 29.8 x 24.8 cms ) ( plate [largest] )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $840.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Peter Haworth, Fisherman’s Cove, Gaspe
PETER HAWORTH
Fisherman’s Cove, Gaspe

watercolour and graphite on paper
signed lower right; titled and dated 1950 on the reverse
19.5 x 20.5 ins ( 49.5 x 52.1 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00
Price Realized $840.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by James Wilson Morrice, The Ferry, Quebec
JAMES WILSON MORRICE
The Ferry, Quebec

sampson-matthews silkscreen
signed lower left; a Sampson Matthews label on the reverse
30 x 40 ins ( 76.2 x 101.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $840.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Miyuki Tanobe, Myconoss [sic]
MIYUKI TANOBE
Myconoss [sic]

ink and watercolour
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1970 on the reverse
9 x 13 ins ( 22.9 x 33 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $780.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Thomas de Vany Forrestall, Studio at Night (Self Portrait)
THOMAS DE VANY FORRESTALL
Studio at Night (Self Portrait)

pen, ink, coloured pencils
signed and titled at bottom; inscribed “I draw to fill my head and paint to empty it” at top; dated 2005 on the reverse
6.5 x 4.75 ins ( 16.5 x 12.1 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized $780.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Collection of Canadian National Exhibition Catalogues and Art Gallery of Toronto Exhibition Catalogue
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Collection of Canadian National Exhibition Catalogues and Art Gallery of Toronto Exhibition Catalogue

6 catalogues
1925; 1926; 1927; 1928; 1929; The Art Gallery of Toronto Exhibition Catalogue, November 1929
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized $780.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Herbert Raine, Commissioner’s Street, Montreal, P.Q.
HERBERT RAINE
Commissioner’s Street, Montreal, P.Q.

etching
signed and titled in the lower margin; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
8.25 x 10 ins ( 21 x 25.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized $744.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Edward Burtynsky, Pentamento
EDWARD BURTYNSKY
Pentamento

book and c-print
Published by Edward Burtynsky, 2010, signed on titled page; “Shipbreaking #10 Field Proof, Chittagong, Bangladesh, 2000”- chromogenic print from a Type 55 Polaroid, signed and numbered 1/100 on the reverse
13 x 15 ins ( 33 x 38.1 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00
Price Realized $720.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Willard Morse Mitchell, The Little Red Sleigh, A Scene at Dominion Square, Montreal
WILLARD MORSE MITCHELL
The Little Red Sleigh, A Scene at Dominion Square, Montreal

watercolour
signed lower right; titled and dated 1946 on the reverse
4 x 5 ins ( 10.2 x 12.7 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$400.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $720.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by William Walker Alexander, Church St Denis Que; At the Club
WILLIAM WALKER ALEXANDER
Church St Denis Que; At the Club

pair of etchings
-”Church St Denis Que” signed and titled in the lower margin, inscribed “To Harry Smith, May 1926” at the lower edge (10 ins x 7.75 ins);
-”At the Club”- signed, titled and inscribed “To Harry, 1936” in the lower margin (10 ins x 8 ins);
each unframed
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms ) ( each sheet )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $660.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Joachim George Gauthier, Woodland Near Bancroft
JOACHIM GEORGE GAUTHIER
Woodland Near Bancroft

watercolour on paper
signed and dated 1969 lower left
11 x 14 ins ( 27.9 x 35.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $660.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Michael Thompson, Portrait of Lady
MICHAEL THOMPSON
Portrait of Lady

graphite
signed, titled and dated 1979 in the lower margin
26.5 x 18.5 ins ( 67.3 x 47 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00
Price Realized $660.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, October Sky
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
October Sky

colour serigraph
signed, titled and numbered 34/60 in pencil in the lower margin
17.25 x 21.25 ins ( 43.8 x 54 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $660.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Louis de Niverville, Selection of Drawings and Prints
LOUIS DE NIVERVILLE
Selection of Drawings and Prints

six pen and ink drawings; seven prints
- “Interior with Piano” (pen and ink - 6.25 x 11.5 ins. [sheet], unframed (mounted);
- Selection of five pen and ink drawings - each 14 x 16.5 ins. [sheet];
- Selection of seven prints - 10.75 x 15 ins. [sheet - largest];
each unframed
14 x 16.5 ins ( 35.6 x 41.9 cms ) ( sheet (largest) )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $600.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

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