People & Places - Portraiture & Landscapes (Online Auction) Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our People & Places - Portraiture & Landscapes (Online Auction) which concluded on July 20, 2021. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, Painting Muskoka Rapids (Self Portrait)
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
Painting Muskoka Rapids (Self Portrait)

oil on board
signed lower right; titled and dated 1932 with the artist’s estate stamp on the reverse
13 x 16 ins ( 33 x 40.6 cms )

Sold for $20,400.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Oxen
MAUD LEWIS
Oxen

mixed media on masonite
unsigned
11.25 x 15 ins ( 28.6 x 38.1 cms )

Sold for $15,600.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, Autumn Skies, Lake of Bays
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
Autumn Skies, Lake of Bays

oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled “Autumn Skies” and the estate stamp on the reverse
30 x 36 ins ( 76.2 x 91.4 cms )

Sold for $9,600.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Artwork by William Brymner, Pearl Russell
WILLIAM BRYMNER
Pearl Russell

oil on canvas
signed upper right; signed, titled and inscribed “To MA Coté” on the stretcher
14 x 10.25 ins ( 35.6 x 26 cms )

Sold for $8,520.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Artwork by Frederick Horsman Varley, Couple Resting
FREDERICK HORSMAN VARLEY
Couple Resting

watercolour
signed lower left
9.75 x 13.25 ins ( 24.8 x 33.7 cms ) ( sight )

Sold for $7,800.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Artwork by Allen Sapp, Got the Water from a Well
ALLEN SAPP
Got the Water from a Well

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; titled and dated 1971 on a label on the reverse
20 x 16 ins ( 50.8 x 40.6 cms )

Sold for $5,280.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Artwork by William Goodridge Roberts, Nude Lying on Blue
WILLIAM GOODRIDGE ROBERTS
Nude Lying on Blue

oil on board
signed lower right; Roberts Inventory Number (2210) inscribed on the reverse
36 x 48 ins ( 91.4 x 121.9 cms )

Sold for $5,040.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Artwork by John William Beatty, Trees in Autumn
JOHN WILLIAM BEATTY
Trees in Autumn

oil on pulp board
signed lower right; inscribed “Looks as though it might be near Owen Sound about 1914/15 -Thoreau MacDonald” on the reverse
12.25 x 9 ins ( 31.1 x 22.9 cms )

Sold for $4,800.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Springtime on a Quinte Farm
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Springtime on a Quinte Farm

oil on canvas laid down on board
signed lower left; titled on the brassplate; titled to a gallery label on the reverse
10.5 x 13.5 ins ( 26.7 x 34.3 cms )

Sold for $3,240.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Artwork by George Horne Russell, St. Andrews
GEORGE HORNE RUSSELL
St. Andrews

oil on board
signed lower left
9.5 x 12.75 ins ( 24.1 x 32.4 cms )

Sold for $3,120.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Artwork by Joyce Wieland, Woman with Mirror
JOYCE WIELAND
Woman with Mirror

ink
signed and dated 1954 lower left
17 x 28 ins ( 43.2 x 71.1 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $3,120.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Artwork by Gertrude Des Clayes, Barbara, Daughter of F. Pitcher Esq.
GERTRUDE DES CLAYES
Barbara, Daughter of F. Pitcher Esq.

pastel on paper
signed upper right; signed and titled on a label on the reverse
21.5 x 16.25 ins ( 54.6 x 41.3 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $2,640.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, Summer Breeze
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
Summer Breeze

oil on board
signed lower right; portrait of a man on the reverse
10.5 x 8.5 ins ( 26.7 x 21.6 cms )

Sold for $2,640.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, Wheat Threshing, Ontario
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
Wheat Threshing, Ontario

oil on board
signed lower left; titled and dated 1940 on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Sold for $2,640.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Artwork by Allen Sapp, Two Boys Playing in Trees
ALLEN SAPP
Two Boys Playing in Trees

oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled on the reverse
15.75 x 12 ins ( 40 x 30.5 cms )

Sold for $2,640.00
Sale date: July 20th 2021

Previous Auctions

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

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
Sale Closed: July 20, 2021
 
Prints & Works on Paper
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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