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 Alexander Young Jackson, Hills Near Ripon, Quebec
ALEXANDER YOUNG JACKSON
Hills Near Ripon, Quebec

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated “March 1962” on the reverse
10.5 x 13.25 ins ( 26.7 x 33.7 cms )

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

Artwork by Sorel Etrog, Homage to Dr. Martin Luther King
SOREL ETROG
Homage to Dr. Martin Luther King

bronze
stamped signature and edition (5/7) on the base
18 x 13.75 x 5.75 ins ( 45.7 x 34.9 x 14.6 cms ) ( overall )

Sold for $33,600.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by William Goodridge Roberts, Still Life with Blue Curtains
WILLIAM GOODRIDGE ROBERTS
Still Life with Blue Curtains

oil on board
signed lower right; Roberts Inventory Number (697) on the reverse
32 x 32 ins ( 81.3 x 81.3 cms )

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

Artwork by John Goodwin Lyman, Regatta at San Sebastián
JOHN GOODWIN LYMAN
Regatta at San Sebastián

oil on panel
signed and dated 1929 lower left; signed, titled and dated 1930 with “Sketch for On the Beach (Saint­-Jean­-de­-Luz)” on the reverse
12.75 x 16 ins ( 32.4 x 40.6 cms )

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

Artwork by Molly Lamb Bobak, Cafeteria
MOLLY LAMB BOBAK
Cafeteria

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1946 lower right; signed and titled on the stretcher
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Sold for $7,200.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Jacques Hurtubise, Backsplash Rose
JACQUES HURTUBISE
Backsplash Rose

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1982 lower left; signed, titled and dated on the reverse
36 x 42 ins ( 91.4 x 106.7 cms )

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

Artwork by Jean-Paul Mousseau, Sans titre
JEAN-PAUL MOUSSEAU
Sans titre

ink and wash on cream paper
signed and dated 1945 lower left
9 x 7.75 ins ( 22.9 x 19.7 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $1,800.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Rita Letendre, Remous
RITA LETENDRE
Remous

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1964 lower right; signed, titled and dated on the reverse
8 x 10 ins ( 20.3 x 25.4 cms )

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

Artwork by Marian Mildred Dale Scott, Untitled (circa 1966)
MARIAN MILDRED DALE SCOTT
Untitled (circa 1966)

acrylic on canvas
estate stamp on the reverse
32 x 19.5 ins ( 81.3 x 49.5 cms )

Sold for $7,200.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Clarence Alphonse Gagnon, The Alps
CLARENCE ALPHONSE GAGNON
The Alps

oil on panel
titled, dated circa 1928 and certified by Lucile Rodier Gagnon in 1946 (no. 569) on a label on the reverse
4.75 x 7 ins ( 12.1 x 17.8 cms )

Sold for $7,200.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Kazuo Nakamura, September
KAZUO NAKAMURA
September

oil on board
signed lower right; signed, dated 1961 and inscribed “Toronto” on the reverse of the frame
17 x 20.75 ins ( 43.2 x 52.7 cms )

Sold for $7,200.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by John Goodwin Lyman, Fall Ploughing
JOHN GOODWIN LYMAN
Fall Ploughing

oil on board
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse
15 x 18 ins ( 38.1 x 45.7 cms )

Sold for $8,400.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by André Charles Biéler, La laiterie, Île d’Orléans
ANDRÉ CHARLES BIÉLER
La laiterie, Île d’Orléans

oil on board
signed upper left
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Sold for $14,400.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Flowers in Red Pot
MAUD LEWIS
Flowers in Red Pot

acrylic on board
signed lower right
13.75 x 11.75 ins ( 34.9 x 29.8 cms )

Sold for $48,000.00
Sale date: June 9th 2021

Artwork by Sorel Etrog, Solo Study
SOREL ETROG
Solo Study

bronze
stamped signature and edition (1/9) on the base
17.75 x 3.25 x 3.25 ins ( 45.1 x 8.3 x 8.3 cms ) ( overall )

Sold for $22,800.00
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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