Post War & Contemporary Artwork (Online Auction) Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our Post War & Contemporary Artwork (Online Auction) which concluded on June 24, 2021. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Bobbie Oliver, Hyderabad; Puri
BOBBIE OLIVER
Hyderabad; Puri

two gouaches on paper
each titled and dated 1999 on a gallery label on the reverse; framed separately
8 x 7.5 ins ( 20.3 x 19.1 cms ) ( each )

Auction Estimate: $800.00$600.00 - $800.00
Price Realized $531.00
Sale date: June 24th 2021

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

book with serigraph
- “Jack Chambers” (Nancy Poole - numbered 7/300);
- “Daffodils” (colour serigraph, signed, dated 1977 and numbered 7/300 in the lower margin, 11.75 x 11.5 ins. [sheet]) unframed, housed in folder; all in the original slipcase
11.75 x 11.5 ins ( 29.8 x 29.2 cms ) ( print sheet size )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $540.00
Sale date: June 24th 2021

Artwork by  20th Century Canadian School, 8 Abstract Drawings and Studies
20TH CENTURY CANADIAN SCHOOL
8 Abstract Drawings and Studies

8 mixed media drawings
each signed “Daniel” with artist stamp and thumbprint; three works stamp dated 1983; each unframed
25.5 x 19.5 ins ( 64.8 x 49.5 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $510.00
Sale date: June 24th 2021

Artwork by Joseph Calleja, Kinetic Sculpture
JOSEPH CALLEJA
Kinetic Sculpture

brass kinetic sculpture
signed and dated 1974 on the underside
13.5 x 21 x 9.25 ins ( 34.3 x 53.3 x 23.5 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $510.00
Sale date: June 24th 2021

Artwork by Walter Bachinski, The Chinese Vase
WALTER BACHINSKI
The Chinese Vase

etching and aquatint in colours
signed, titled, dated 1998 and inscribed “A/P” in the lower margin
35.5 x 22 ins ( 90.2 x 55.9 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $480.00
Sale date: June 24th 2021

Artwork by Gerald Milne Moses, Forty-Three Abstract and Figurative Drawings
GERALD MILNE MOSES
Forty-Three Abstract and Figurative Drawings

graphite on paper
selection of abstract and figurative drawings; each unframed
19 x 12 ins ( 48.3 x 30.5 cms ) ( each sheet )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $480.00
Sale date: June 24th 2021

Artwork by Pierre Bédard, Pot de fleur
PIERRE BÉDARD
Pot de fleur

oil on board
signed lower right; signed and titled on the reverse; unframed
20 x 16 ins ( 50.8 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $480.00
Sale date: June 24th 2021

Artwork by Robert Nadon, Three Works
ROBERT NADON
Three Works

pastels
“La promise” - signed and dated 1977 lower right (13.5 ins x 10.5 ins);
“Sans titre (deux personnes)” - signed and dated 1977 lower centre (10.5 ins x 13.5 ins);
“Sans titre (trois personnes)” - signed and dated 1978 lower left (24 ins x 18.25 ins)
24 x 18.25 ins ( 61 x 46.4 cms ) ( largest )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $480.00
Sale date: June 24th 2021

Artwork by Jim Ritchie, Pair of Etchings: Abstract in Rust; Abstract in Ochre
JIM RITCHIE
Pair of Etchings: Abstract in Rust; Abstract in Ochre

two etchings
- “Abstract in Rust” - signed, dated 1974 and numbered 6/80 in the lower margin (26 x 19.75 ins);
- “Abstract in Ochre” - signed, dated 1974 and numbered 34/80 in the lower margin (23 x 18 ins);

each unframed
26 x 19.75 ins ( 66 x 50.2 cms ) ( largest sheet )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $450.00
Sale date: June 24th 2021

Artwork by Carl Beam, Untitled (Neon Raven)
CARL BEAM
Untitled (Neon Raven)

mixed media on paper
signed lower right; artist’s stamp lower left
15 x 11.75 ins ( 38.1 x 29.8 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $450.00
Sale date: June 24th 2021

Artwork by Edward Ruscha, Royal Road Test
EDWARD RUSCHA
Royal Road Test

booklet
- “Royal Road Test” (Mason Williams, Edward Ruscha and Patrick Blackwell, Los Angeles, 1971)
9.5 x 6.25 ins ( 24.1 x 15.9 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $450.00
Sale date: June 24th 2021

Artwork by Frank Leonard Brooks, Self Portrait
FRANK LEONARD BROOKS
Self Portrait

carbon on canvas
signed and dated 1993 lower left; signed, dated 1994 and inscribed “For Jack and Anna with love, Leonard, Feb 1999”
16 x 12 ins ( 40.6 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $420.00
Sale date: June 24th 2021

Artwork by Emilio Pica, Blossoms
EMILIO PICA
Blossoms

oil on canvas
signed and dated 2013 lower right; unframed
24 x 23.75 ins ( 61 x 60.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $350.00$250.00 - $350.00
Price Realized $420.00
Sale date: June 24th 2021

Artwork by John MacGregor, Three Clocks
JOHN MACGREGOR
Three Clocks

mixed media battery operated clock
signed and dated 1996 on the reverse
17.75 x 19 x 2 ins ( 45.1 x 48.3 x 5.1 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $420.00
Sale date: June 24th 2021

Artwork by Dennis Eugene Norman Burton, Reclining Nude
DENNIS EUGENE NORMAN BURTON
Reclining Nude

pencil drawing
signed and dated “8/5/62” lower right
10.25 x 7.75 ins ( 26 x 19.7 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $390.00
Sale date: June 24th 2021

Previous Auctions

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Sale Closed: July 19, 2022
 
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Sale Closed: July 19, 2022
 
Art of Atlantic Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 19, 2022
 
Spring Auction of International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 28, 2022
 
From the Estate of Robert Markle (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 28, 2022
 
Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: June 15, 2022
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Historical Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 31, 2022
 
Post-War & Contemporary Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 31, 2022
 
April Abstractions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 19, 2022
 
Prints, Photography & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 19, 2022
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 19, 2022
 
Inuit and First Nations Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 22, 2022
 
Celebrating Women Artists (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 22, 2022
 
Canada & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 1, 2022
 
Three Dimensions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 1, 2022
 
Works on Paper & Prints (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 1, 2022
 
Post War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 1, 2022
 
Canadian Winter (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 1, 2022
 
Still Life & Figural Work (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 1, 2022
 
Works on Paper, Books & Tapestries (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 14, 2021
 
Holiday Charm (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 14, 2021
 
Coast to Coast (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 14, 2021
 
Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 30, 2021
 
Fall Auction of International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 30, 2021
 
Auction to Benefit the Art Gallery of Alberta (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 30, 2021
 
Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art
Sale Closed: November 22, 2021
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October Abstractions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 26, 2021
 
Little Pictures (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 26, 2021
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 26, 2021
 
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 (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 24, 2021
 
Canadians at Home & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 24, 2021
 
Spring Live 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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