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 Noburu Sawaii, House of Many Mansions - East; House of Many Mansions - West
NOBURU SAWAII
House of Many Mansions - East; House of Many Mansions - West

pair of woodblock/etchings
- “House of Many Mansions - East” (signed with monogram, titled and numbered 38/100 lower right; titled and numbered on a gallery label on the reverse of the frame - 23.75 x 17.25 ins. [plate]);
- “House of Many Mansions - West” (signed with monogram, titled and inscribed “artist’s proof” lower left; titled on a gallery label on the reverse of the frame - 23.5 x 17 ins. [plate])
23.75 x 17.25 ins ( 60.3 x 43.8 cms ) ( plate (largest) )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $360.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Eric Aldwinckle, Autumn Cars; Petrochemicals
ERIC ALDWINCKLE
Autumn Cars; Petrochemicals

two works on paper
- “Autumn Cars” (watercolour, signed lower right - 17.25 x 12.5 ins. [subject]);
- “Petrochemicals” (mixed media on paper, titled and inscribed “Review - August 1958” on the reverse - 14 x 10.5 ins. [subject];
each unframed;
together with 2 issues of Imperial Oil Review, October 1956 and August 1958, with the above works as cover illustrations
17.25 x 12.5 ins ( 43.8 x 31.8 cms ) ( subject (largest) )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $360.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by James Fenwick Lansdowne, Wren; Warbler
JAMES FENWICK LANSDOWNE
Wren; Warbler

two lithographs
“Wren” (signed and numbered 148/300 in the lower right corner, 24.25 x 18.25 ins (sight));
“Warbler” (signed and numbered 143/300 in the lower right corner, 24.25 x 18.25 ins (sight)

24.25 x 28.25 ins ( 61.6 x 71.8 cms ) ( sight (each) )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $360.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Enid Robbie, Toronto, 1975 (In Praise of Cities 6, 3/5)
ENID ROBBIE
Toronto, 1975 (In Praise of Cities 6, 3/5)

lithograph
signed, titled, dated “Oct. 1976” and numbered “1/222/250” in the lower margin
17.5 x 28 ins ( 44.5 x 71.1 cms ) ( subject )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $330.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Walter Joseph Phillips, The Prospector
WALTER JOSEPH PHILLIPS
The Prospector

photomechanical print
title in the margin
7.25 x 9 ins ( 18.4 x 22.9 cms ) ( image )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $330.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Tavik František  Šimon, Creamarie
TAVIK FRANTIŠEK ŠIMON
Creamarie

aquatint
signed and numbered “175” in the lower margin;
sold together with “Malíř a grafik T.F. Šimon 1877-1942 výběr z díla” (Eva Bužgová, Palác Kinských Staroměstskén Náměstí 12, Prague, May 31-July 3, 1994)
10.5 x 12 ins ( 26.7 x 30.5 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $330.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Collection of Artist Christmas Cards, invitations, drawings, a CBC Times 1956 Christmas Magazine and Gerry Moses Christmas Cards
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Collection of Artist Christmas Cards, invitations, drawings, a CBC Times 1956 Christmas Magazine and Gerry Moses Christmas Cards

various media
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $120.00$80.00 - $120.00
Price Realized $330.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Aba Bayefsky, Man in the Market
ABA BAYEFSKY
Man in the Market

watercolour on paper
signed and dated 1947 upper left
17.5 x 23.25 ins ( 44.5 x 59.1 cms ) ( sight )

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

Artwork by Carl and Alfred Lomen, Inuit Children, Alaska
CARL AND ALFRED LOMEN
Inuit Children, Alaska

photograph
titled and dated c. 1900 on a label at the lower middle
19.25 x 13 ins ( 48.9 x 33 cms ) ( sight )

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

Artwork by Peter Maxwell Ewart, Two Cowboys
PETER MAXWELL EWART
Two Cowboys

pen & ink on illustration board
signed and dated Apr/58 on the reverse;
together with a screenprinted Christmas card signed by the artist and “La Revue Imperial Oil”, Avril 1958
all unframed;
10 x 12.75 ins ( 25.4 x 32.4 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized $300.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Collection of First Nations & Indigenous First Day Covers and Centennial Stamp Box
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Collection of First Nations & Indigenous First Day Covers and Centennial Stamp Box


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

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

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Collection of First Day Covers and 1967 Centennial Stamp Box
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Collection of First Day Covers and 1967 Centennial Stamp Box


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

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

Artwork by Caroline Helena Armington, Ferme a Bizy; La Casa di Desdemona; Le Viaduc et le Loing à Moret
CAROLINE HELENA ARMINGTON
Ferme a Bizy; La Casa di Desdemona; Le Viaduc et le Loing à Moret

three etchings
- “Ferme a Bizy” (signed, titled and dated 1923 within the plate; signed and numbered 79/100 in the lower margin - 3.25 x 6 ins. [plate]);
- “La Casa di Desdemona” (titled within the plate; signed and numbered 12/100 in the lower margin - 5.75 x 4 ins. [plate]);
- “Le Viaduc et le Loing à Moret” (initialed, titled and dated 1917 within the plate; signed and numbered 27/75 in the lower margin - 5 x 6.75 ins. [plate]);
each unframed
5 x 6.75 ins ( 12.7 x 17.1 cms ) ( plate size (largest) )

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized $270.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Moe Reinblatt, Skipping Girls
MOE REINBLATT
Skipping Girls

etching
signed, titled and inscribed “Artist Proof” in the lower margin; unframed (matted)
9.75 x 16 ins ( 24.8 x 40.6 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized $270.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Nude Portrait
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Nude Portrait

conté on paper
unsigned; unframed
12 x 9 ins ( 30.5 x 22.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $150.00$100.00 - $150.00
Price Realized $270.00
Sale date: February 23rd 2021

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