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 Ruben Zellermayer, Ascending #1
RUBEN ZELLERMAYER
Ascending #1

painted steel sculpture
signed with initials and dated 1997 (incised) at base; titled to a label at base
42 x 6 x 5.5 ins ( 106.7 x 15.2 x 14 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $240.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Ronald York Wilson, Crowd of Ghoules
RONALD YORK WILSON
Crowd of Ghoules

ink and wash on paper
signed and titled on a label on the reverse
14 x 21.25 ins ( 35.6 x 54 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $240.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Colin Williams, Landscape
COLIN WILLIAMS
Landscape

oil on masonite
signed and dated 1973 lower right; unframed
18 x 24 ins ( 45.7 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized $228.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Robert Sinclair, Mountain Foldback (Mountain Mantra)
ROBERT SINCLAIR
Mountain Foldback (Mountain Mantra)

mixed media on folded paper
signed and dated 2000 at the lower centre edge; signed, titled, dated 2000 and inscribed “(Version 3)” on the reverse of the framing
22.5 x 15.5 ins ( 57.2 x 39.4 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized $216.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Jean Paul Riopelle, Derrière le miroir
JEAN PAUL RIOPELLE
Derrière le miroir

5 lithographs in colour, book
text “Riopelle ou l’obsession de la peinture” by Franco Russoli, published for exhibition of 26 paintings and 15 sculptures by Riopelle at Galerie Maeght in April 1970; housed in original slipcover
15 x 33 ins ( 38.1 x 83.8 cms ) ( largest sheet )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $192.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Claude Breeze, Outerland Image: Spring
CLAUDE BREEZE
Outerland Image: Spring

colour lithograph
signed, titled, dated 1982 and numbered 7/15 in the lower margin
24 x 18 ins ( 61 x 45.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $177.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Dang Lebadang, Untitled
DANG LEBADANG
Untitled

etching in colours
signed and numbered 97/175 in the lower margin
21 x 14.5 ins ( 53.3 x 36.8 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $180.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Berto Lardera, Syntax
BERTO LARDERA
Syntax

etching
signed and numbered 305/400 lower left
6 x 7.25 ins ( 15.2 x 18.4 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $180.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Toni Onley, Untitled
TONI ONLEY
Untitled

mixed media collage
signed and dated 1964 lower right
11.75 x 13.75 ins ( 29.8 x 34.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $900.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Rick Burns, Body Transparent (Reach)
RICK BURNS
Body Transparent (Reach)

mixed media
signed lower left; titled and dated 2000 on a gallery label on the reverse
44 x 33 ins ( 111.8 x 83.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,000.00$800.00 - $1,000.00
Price Realized $750.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Artwork by Louis Belzile, Sortilège
LOUIS BELZILE
Sortilège

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1976 lower left; signed on the reverse
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $600.00
Sale date: October 26th 2021

Previous Auctions

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

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
 
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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