Works on Paper, Books & Tapestries Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our Works on Paper, Books & Tapestries which concluded on December 14, 2021. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Norman Laliberté, Untitled (Train)
NORMAN LALIBERTÉ
Untitled (Train)

mixed media tapestry
signed with appliqués lower right

Please note: a composite image is pictured for this lot
52 x 298 ins ( 132.1 x 756.9 cms ) ( overall )

Auction Estimate: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00
Price Realized $540.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

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

book with serigraph
- “Jack Chambers” - signed and numbered “138” on the inside title page (Nancy Poole - numbered 138/300);
- “Daffodils” (colour serigraph, signed, dated 1977 and numbered 138/300 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: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Female Nude Portrait
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Female Nude Portrait

coloured chalk
sold together with “Horses in Stream” - colour photolithographic reproduction (“Reproduced from the Private Collection of the Royal Bank of Canada”; sheet size 20.5 ins x 26 ins, rolled and within a mailing tube addressed to the artist - sold “as is” and not subject to return)
14.5 x 9 ins ( 36.8 x 22.9 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $350.00$250.00 - $350.00
Price Realized $516.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Charles Pachter, Moosamour
CHARLES PACHTER
Moosamour

photolithograph
titled lower left; signed lower right
20.25 x 19.25 ins ( 51.4 x 48.9 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $456.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Samuel Herbert Maw, A Village in Winter; The Lagoon, Venice
SAMUEL HERBERT MAW
A Village in Winter; The Lagoon, Venice

two colour etchings
-“A Village in Winter” - etching; signed and titled indistinctly in the lower margin; plate size 3.25 ins x 3.25 ins

-”The Lagoon, Venice” - colour etching; signed, titled and inscribed “No. 23” in the lower margin; plate size 4 ins x 6 ins
4 x 6 ins ( 10.2 x 15.2 cms ) ( largest plate )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $450.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Stretch Blue on Grey
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Stretch Blue on Grey

colour serigraph
signed and dated 1971 lower left; numbered 85/99 lower right; unframed
40 x 28.5 ins ( 101.6 x 72.4 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $450.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Jeanne Leblanc Rheaume, Les Collines de Norine
JEANNE LEBLANC RHEAUME
Les Collines de Norine

mixed media on paper laid down on card
signed and dated 1958 lower right; titled on the reverse
27 x 36 ins ( 68.6 x 91.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $420.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Barry McCarthy, Ship Masts
BARRY MCCARTHY
Ship Masts

watercolour
signed and dated 1986 lower right
22.5 x 57 ins ( 57.2 x 144.8 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $420.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Itzchak  Tarkay, Cafe Scene
ITZCHAK TARKAY
Cafe Scene

colour serigraph
signed lower right and numbered 244/350 lower left in the margin
20.5 x 27 ins ( 52.1 x 68.6 cms ) ( image )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $420.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by David Thauberger, Bungalow
DAVID THAUBERGER
Bungalow

colour screenprint
signed, titled, dated 1989 and numbered 50/60 in the lower margin
18 x 26 ins ( 45.7 x 66 cms ) ( subject )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $420.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Seventeen Canadian Art Reference Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Seventeen Canadian Art Reference Books

seventeen books
Full listing in cataloguing details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $420.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Jean Albert McEwen, Le printemps
JEAN ALBERT MCEWEN
Le printemps

colour lithograph
signed, dated 1973 and numbered 75/75 in the lower margin; titled, dated and numbered to the gallery label on the reverse
30 x 22.25 ins ( 76.2 x 56.5 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $390.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Ernest Caven Atkins, Still Life
ERNEST CAVEN ATKINS
Still Life

watercolour
signed and dated 1953 lower right
13 x 19.5 ins ( 33 x 49.5 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $390.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Frederick Hagan, Religious Figure with Congregation; Model in Studio
FREDERICK HAGAN
Religious Figure with Congregation; Model in Studio

two lithographs
- “Religious Figure with Congregation”- signed and numbered 9/44 in the lower margin (13 ins x 17 ins [sight]);
- “Model in Studio”- signed and numbered 9/44 in the lower margin (22 ins x 19 ins [sheet])
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $390.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Joseph Ernest Sampson, Veterans of the Sea
JOSEPH ERNEST SAMPSON
Veterans of the Sea

sampson matthews silkscreen
23.25 x 34.5 ins ( 59.1 x 87.6 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $390.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Previous Auctions

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

Canadian Group of Painters (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
Fall Auction of International Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
Post-War & Contemporary Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
Historical Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 22, 2022
 
October Abstractions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
Little Pictures (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
Art of Atlantic Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 25, 2022
 
La belle province (Art of Quebec) (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 27, 2022
 
Prints, Photography & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 27, 2022
 
Inuit & First Nations Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 27, 2022
 
Canadians at Home & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
Prints & Works on Paper (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
Still Life & Figural Work (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
The Art of Barbara Mercer (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 23, 2022
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 19, 2022
 
Cities & Towns (Online Auction)
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
( Download PDF )
 
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
( Download PDF )
 
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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