Online Auction of Indigenous & Inuit Artwork Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our Online Auction of Indigenous & Inuit Artwork which concluded on September 21, 2021. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Alex Simeon Janvier, Mid-Summer Winter
ALEX SIMEON JANVIER
Mid-Summer Winter

acrylic on wove paper
signed lower right; initialed, titled, dated 1992 and inscribed “For Dr. Johnston, Here’s all the bet to you” and “Painted in Janvier Studio, Cold Lake, Alberta”
13 x ins ( 33 x 0 cms ) ( diameter )

Sold for $4,560.00
Sale date: September 28th 2021

Artwork by Arthur Shilling, Portrait of a Young Girl
ARTHUR SHILLING
Portrait of a Young Girl

oil on canvas
signed lower right; signed and dated 1972 on the reverse
28.5 x 22.75 ins ( 72.4 x 57.8 cms )

Sold for $3,840.00
Sale date: September 28th 2021

Artwork by Eddy Cobiness, Untitled (Goose)
EDDY COBINESS
Untitled (Goose)

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1982 lower right; inscribed “47/1” lower left
17.5 x 23.5 ins ( 44.5 x 59.7 cms )

Sold for $2,880.00
Sale date: September 28th 2021

Artwork by Aubrey Johnson, Orca and Eagle Totem
AUBREY JOHNSON
Orca and Eagle Totem

painted wood totem pole sculpture
artist’s monogram carved on underside
37.25 x 18 x 7.5 ins ( 94.6 x 45.7 x 19.1 cms ) ( overall )

Sold for $2,400.00
Sale date: September 28th 2021

Artwork by Rufus Moody, Totem with Fish, Rabbit, Eagle, Human and Frog Motifs
RUFUS MOODY
Totem with Fish, Rabbit, Eagle, Human and Frog Motifs

argillite
etched signature on the underside
9.25 x 2.5 x 2.5 ins ( 23.5 x 6.4 x 6.4 cms ) ( overall )

Sold for $1,800.00
Sale date: September 28th 2021

Artwork by Roy Thomas, Untitled
ROY THOMAS
Untitled

acrylic on paper, laid down on board
signed and dated 1973 lower right
29 x 19 ins ( 73.7 x 48.3 cms ) ( sight )

Sold for $1,680.00
Sale date: September 28th 2021

Artwork by Kenojuak Ashevak, Yellow Breasted Loon
KENOJUAK ASHEVAK
Yellow Breasted Loon

lithograph
inscribed with the artist name, title, edition 6/50 and “Dorset 2007” in the lower margin
21.25 x 26.5 ins ( 54 x 67.3 cms ) ( sight )

Sold for $1,320.00
Sale date: September 28th 2021

Artwork by Carl Beam, Two Kinds of Power
CARL BEAM
Two Kinds of Power

serigraph in colour
signed, titled and numbered 148/200 in the lower margin
30 x 22 ins ( 76.2 x 55.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $1,140.00
Sale date: September 28th 2021

Artwork by Norval Morrisseau, Untitled
NORVAL MORRISSEAU
Untitled

pencil drawing
signed in syllabics lower right
13 x 22 ins ( 33 x 55.9 cms ) ( sight )

Sold for $1,020.00
Sale date: September 28th 2021

Artwork by Norval Morrisseau, Untitled (Fish X-Ray Vision)
NORVAL MORRISSEAU
Untitled (Fish X-Ray Vision)

pencil drawing
signed in syllabics lower right
13 x 22 ins ( 33 x 55.9 cms )

Sold for $960.00
Sale date: September 28th 2021

Artwork by Randy Trudeau, The Spriritual Ways of Changing the Otters Seasonal Furs
RANDY TRUDEAU
The Spriritual Ways of Changing the Otters Seasonal Furs

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1981 lower right; titled on the reverse
36 x 22 ins ( 91.4 x 55.9 cms )

Sold for $900.00
Sale date: September 28th 2021

Artwork by Isaac Bignell, Untitled
ISAAC BIGNELL
Untitled

acrylic on canvas
signed and dated 1995 lower left
30 x 24 ins ( 76.2 x 61 cms )

Sold for $840.00
Sale date: September 28th 2021

Artwork by Reg Williams, Tsimshian Sun Mask
REG WILLIAMS
Tsimshian Sun Mask


signed and titled on the reverse
22 x 25 x 4 ins ( 55.9 x 63.5 x 10.2 cms ) ( overall )

Sold for $840.00
Sale date: September 28th 2021

Artwork by Kenojuak Ashevak, Submerged
KENOJUAK ASHEVAK
Submerged

colour etching and aquatint
inscribed with the artist name, title, edition 50/50 and “Dorset 2002” in the lower margin
23 x 31.25 ins ( 58.4 x 79.4 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $748.00
Sale date: September 28th 2021

Artwork by Kenojuak Ashevak, Primal Exchange (2001)
KENOJUAK ASHEVAK
Primal Exchange (2001)

colour lithograph
inscribed with the artist name, title, edition “A.P.” and “Dorset 2001” in the lower margin
21.5 x 27.5 ins ( 54.6 x 69.9 cms ) ( sheet )

Sold for $780.00
Sale date: September 28th 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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