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 Stanley Francis Turner, Fifteen Christmas cards; Four holiday studies; Two prints
STANLEY FRANCIS TURNER
Fifteen Christmas cards; Four holiday studies; Two prints

various media
-Printed Christmas cards with fifteen unique designs by Stanley Francis Turner (various media and sizes)
-Five holiday gouache/ watercolour studies (two of them signed; each measuring approximately 5.75 ins x 4.75 ins)
- Two prints: “Chinese Player” (signed, titled, dated 1922 and numbered 21/50 in the lower margin; 8 ins x 8 ins [subject]); “Somewhere East of Suez” (printed title in the margin; 8.5 ins x 7.5 ins [subject])
5.75 x 4.75 ins ( 14.6 x 12.1 cms ) ( studies )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $510.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Dennis Eugene Norman Burton, Seated Woman
DENNIS EUGENE NORMAN BURTON
Seated Woman

pencil drawing
signed and dated 2.23.66 lower right
16.25 x 13.5 ins ( 41.3 x 34.3 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $480.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Gordon Appelbe Smith, Collection of Works by the Artist
GORDON APPELBE SMITH
Collection of Works by the Artist

seven digital prints
Full listing within cataloguing details
19.5 x 20.5 ins ( 49.5 x 52.1 cms ) ( largest )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $480.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Maria Olivia Hewson Guest, Landscape with Sailboat
MARIA OLIVIA HEWSON GUEST
Landscape with Sailboat

pastel
signed lower right
9 x 8 ins ( 22.9 x 20.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $350.00$250.00 - $350.00
Price Realized $480.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Ernest Luthi, Harvest in Saskatchewan (The James Gardiner farm near Lemberg)
ERNEST LUTHI
Harvest in Saskatchewan (The James Gardiner farm near Lemberg)

watercolour
signed lower right; titled on the reverse of the frame
8.5 x 10.75 ins ( 21.6 x 27.3 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $480.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Nineteen Indigenous Art Reference Publications
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Nineteen Indigenous Art Reference Publications

nineteen books
Full listing within cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $450.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by André Charles Biéler, Andre Bieler: An Artist’s Life and Times; “Mon Voisin”
ANDRÉ CHARLES BIÉLER
Andre Bieler: An Artist’s Life and Times; “Mon Voisin”

book with framed colour woodblock
“Andre Bieler: An Artist’s Life and Times” (Frances K. Smith, Merritt Publishing Company, 1980) in original slipcase; signed by the author and artist and numbered “52/225” on an introductory page;

sold together with:

“Mon voisin”- colour woodblock; signed, titled and numbered 52/225 in the lower margin (13 ins x 10 ins (sheet))
13 x 10 ins ( 33 x 25.4 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $450.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Lucy Mary Hope Jarvis, Portrait of a Woman
LUCY MARY HOPE JARVIS
Portrait of a Woman

pastel and book
signed and dated 1938 lower left; sold together with “Lucy Jarvis: Even Stones Have Life” (Roslyn Rosenfeld, Goose Lane Editions and Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, 2016)
27.5 x 21.25 ins ( 69.9 x 54 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $420.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Imperial Oil Review Drawings
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Imperial Oil Review Drawings

five mixed media drawings and pamphlet
Full listing within cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $420.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by William Noah, Family Camp
WILLIAM NOAH
Family Camp

coloured pencil
signed, titled and dated 1990 in the lower margin
14.5 x 20.75 ins ( 36.8 x 52.7 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $420.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Jack Chambers, Jack Chambers; Daffodils
JACK CHAMBERS
Jack Chambers; Daffodils

book with serigraph
- “Jack Chambers” (Nancy Poole - numbered 120/300);
- “Daffodils” (colour serigraph, signed, dated 1977 and numbered 120/300 in the lower margin, 11.75 x 11.5 ins. [sheet]) unframed, housed in folder; all in the original slipcase
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $420.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Summer Morning
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Summer Morning

colour serigraph
signed, titled and numbered 38/82 in pencil in the lower margin
12.25 x 14.25 ins ( 31.1 x 36.2 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $390.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Giorgio de Chirico, Untitled
GIORGIO DE CHIRICO
Untitled

colour lithograph
signed and numbered 18/60 in pencil in the lower margin
19 x 15 ins ( 48.3 x 38.1 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $390.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Frank Hans Johnston, Franz Johnston: Western Sketchbook - 1924
FRANK HANS JOHNSTON
Franz Johnston: Western Sketchbook - 1924

folio of eight prints
- “Franz Johnston: Western Sketchbook - 1924” (First Edition, Rous & Mann Press, Ltd., 1970) - numbered 396/500 in pencil; includes set of eight prints - each 15 x 11 ins. [sheet], in the original folio cover
15 x 11 ins ( 38.1 x 27.9 cms ) ( each sheet )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $390.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Sam Tata, Theatre, Tokyo
SAM TATA
Theatre, Tokyo

photograph
signed, titled and dated 1973 on the reverse; unframed
11 x 14 ins ( 27.9 x 35.6 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $360.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

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