October Abstractions (Online Auction) Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our October Abstractions (Online Auction) which concluded on October 26, 2021. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Léon Bellefleur, Les écluses
LÉON BELLEFLEUR
Les écluses

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1970 lower left; signed, titled and dated 1970 on the reverse
25.75 x 32.25 ins ( 65.4 x 81.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$12,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $22,800.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Rita Letendre, Momentum
RITA LETENDRE
Momentum

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1981 on the reverse; unframed
30 x 40 ins ( 76.2 x 101.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$9,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized $13,200.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by William Ronald, Carmina Burana No. 1
WILLIAM RONALD
Carmina Burana No. 1

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1992 lower right; signed, titled and dated 1992 on the reverse; unframed
50 x 50.25 ins ( 127 x 127.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized $7,800.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Claude Tousignant, #5-79-102
CLAUDE TOUSIGNANT
#5-79-102

acrylic on paper
signed and dated “August 1979” lower right; titled lower left
26 x 60 ins ( 66 x 152.4 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $7,200.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Sorel Etrog, Etrusco (Study)
SOREL ETROG
Etrusco (Study)

bronze
stamped signature and edition (5/10) on the base
4.75 x 1.5 x 1.875 ins ( 12.1 x 3.8 x 4.8 cms ) ( overall (including base) )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized $3,240.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Frank Leonard Brooks, Shifting Blacks on Ochre
FRANK LEONARD BROOKS
Shifting Blacks on Ochre

acrylic and collage on canvas
signed and dated 1977 lower right; titled on the artist’s label on the reverse
50 x 36 ins ( 127 x 91.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized $2,950.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by David Bolduc, Tashkent
DAVID BOLDUC
Tashkent

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 1995 on the reverse
36 x 30 ins ( 91.4 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $2,880.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Claude Tousignant, C-1-78
CLAUDE TOUSIGNANT
C-1-78

silkscreen
signed, titled, dated 1978 and numbered 12/20 in the lower margin; unframed
28.5 x 22.5 ins ( 72.4 x 57.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized $2,640.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Claude Tousignant, #3-75
CLAUDE TOUSIGNANT
#3-75

silkscreen
signed, titled and dated 1975 in the lower margin
24 x 38 ins ( 61 x 96.5 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized $2,640.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Michael Kuczer, The Dance of the Fireflies
MICHAEL KUCZER
The Dance of the Fireflies

acrylic on masonite
signed lower left; signed, titled, dated 1967 and inscribed “#25/67” on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $2,160.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Don Reichert, Untitled (Abstraction in Blues)
DON REICHERT
Untitled (Abstraction in Blues)

acrylic on canvas
signed on the stretcher
41 x 68 ins ( 104.1 x 172.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $1,920.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Edward John Bartram, Glacial Intrusions (Precambrian Shield Series); Banded Rock (Canadian Shield Series)
EDWARD JOHN BARTRAM
Glacial Intrusions (Precambrian Shield Series); Banded Rock (Canadian Shield Series)

two etchings and aquatints
“Glacial Intrusions (Precambrian Shield Series)” (etching and aquatint, signed, titled, dated 1978 and numbered 30/45 in the lower margin; 23.25 x 17.5 inches [subject]);
“Banded Rock (Canadian Shield Series)” (etching and aquatint, signed, titled, dated 1973 and numbered 2/30 in the lower margin; 21.75 x 27.5 inches [subject])

21.75 x 27.5 ins ( 55.2 x 69.9 cms ) ( largest subject )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $1,920.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Harold Elmer Feist, Soft Chartres
HAROLD ELMER FEIST
Soft Chartres

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated “9/84” on the reverse
58 x 99 ins ( 147.3 x 251.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $1,800.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Gershon Iskowitz, S-I
GERSHON ISKOWITZ
S-I

watercolour
signed, titled and dated 1977 lower right; inscribed “ISK36” & “C364” on the reverse; unframed
17 x 22 ins ( 43.2 x 55.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $1,560.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Rita Letendre, Danna
RITA LETENDRE
Danna

colour silkscreen
signed, titled, dated 1973 and numbered 50/75 lower right
24 x 38 ins ( 61 x 96.5 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,560.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Previous Auctions

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

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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