Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art which concluded on June 9, 2021. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Lawren Stewart Harris, Arctic Tent, Pangnirtung, Baffin Island
LAWREN STEWART HARRIS
Arctic Tent, Pangnirtung, Baffin Island

graphite on paper
with artist’s notations; inscribed “293” on the reverse; titled on a gallery label on the reverse
7 x 9.5 ins ( 17.8 x 24.1 cms ) ( sight )

Sold for $20,400.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Rapids on the Rouge River, Quebec
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Rapids on the Rouge River, Quebec

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1967 on the reverse
12 x 15 ins ( 30.5 x 38.1 cms )

Sold for $24,000.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Cornelius Krieghoff, Portrait of Louise
CORNELIUS KRIEGHOFF
Portrait of Louise

oil on canvas, laid on canvas
11.5 x 9 ins ( 29.2 x 22.9 cms ) ( (subject, oval) )

Sold for $18,000.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Pegi Nicol MacLeod, Centennial Parade (Fredericton)
PEGI NICOL MACLEOD
Centennial Parade (Fredericton)

oil on canvas
estate stamp lower left; titled on the stretcher
29 x 36.25 ins ( 73.7 x 92.1 cms )

Sold for $18,000.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Marcella Maltais, Rébellion
MARCELLA MALTAIS
Rébellion

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1957 lower right
39.5 x 31.25 ins ( 100.3 x 79.4 cms )

Sold for $18,000.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Kim Dorland, Untitled
KIM DORLAND
Untitled

mixed media on canvas on board
signed and dated 2012 on the upper edge; signed, titled and dated on the reverse
36 x 48 ins ( 91.4 x 121.9 cms )

Sold for $18,000.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by James Edward Hervey MacDonald, Roches Point, Lake Simcoe
JAMES EDWARD HERVEY MACDONALD
Roches Point, Lake Simcoe

oil on board
signed, titled and dated 1920 on the reverse
8 x 10.25 ins ( 20.3 x 26 cms )

Sold for $21,600.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Gershon Iskowitz, Blue Violet - A
GERSHON ISKOWITZ
Blue Violet - A

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled, dated 1983 with the Gershon Iskowitz Foundation stamp (Inventory #B48) on the reverse
24 x 39 ins ( 61 x 99.1 cms )

Sold for $13,200.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Robert Wakeham Pilot, Barbados, BWI
ROBERT WAKEHAM PILOT
Barbados, BWI

oil on board
signed lower left; signed, titled and dated 1959 on the reverse
12.5 x 16.75 ins ( 31.8 x 42.5 cms )

Sold for $12,000.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Edwin Headley Holgate, Bathers
EDWIN HEADLEY HOLGATE
Bathers

woodcut, laid down on card
signed in the lower right margin; titled on a label on the reverse
8 x 7 ins ( 20.3 x 17.8 cms ) ( image )

Sold for $11,400.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Through Utrillo’s Garden
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Through Utrillo’s Garden

oil on board
signed and dated 1954 lower left; titled on the reverse and signed on the reverse of the frame
13 x 13 ins ( 33 x 33 cms )

Sold for $10,800.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Jack Hamilton Bush, The Red Square
JACK HAMILTON BUSH
The Red Square

oil on masonite
signed lower left
12 x 15.75 ins ( 30.5 x 40 cms )

Sold for $10,800.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Gershon Iskowitz, Sketch for Tapestry
GERSHON ISKOWITZ
Sketch for Tapestry

oil on canvas board
signed and dated 1976 lower right
20 x 16 ins ( 50.8 x 40.6 cms )

Sold for $10,800.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Molly Lamb Bobak, Flowers 4
MOLLY LAMB BOBAK
Flowers 4

oil on board
signed and dated 1954 lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
30 x 24 ins ( 76.2 x 61 cms )

Sold for $10,200.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Robert Davidson, Salmon Trout Head
ROBERT DAVIDSON
Salmon Trout Head

cut-out, epoxy-coated aluminum
signed, dated 2005 and numbered 11/30 on a brass plate at the side; titled on a gallery label on the base
11.25 x 14 x 5 ins ( 28.6 x 35.6 x 12.7 cms ) ( overall (including base) )

Sold for $10,200.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Previous Auctions

Select from a list of previous auctions to view specific sale highlights.

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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