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 William John Bertram Newcombe, Coast with Hills; Military Base; Casa de Mendoza, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
WILLIAM JOHN BERTRAM NEWCOMBE
Coast with Hills; Military Base; Casa de Mendoza, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

three works on paper
- “Coast with Hills” (watercolour, signed and dated 1953 lower right - 15 x 22 ins. [sheet]);
- “Military Base” (watercolour, signed and dated 1944 lower right - 14 x 17.75 ins. [sheet];
- “Casa de Mendoza, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico” (ink drawing, signed, titled and dated 1946 lower right - 9.75 x 10.25 ins. [sheet]);
each unframed
15 x 22 ins ( 38.1 x 55.9 cms ) ( largest sheet )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $360.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Alfred Joseph Casson, Lady Slippers; Marsh Marigolds
ALFRED JOSEPH CASSON
Lady Slippers; Marsh Marigolds

pair of silkscreens on veneer
each unframed (matted)
10 x 11.25 ins ( 25.4 x 28.6 cms ) ( each sight )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $336.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Horse; Woman in Profile; Country House
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Horse; Woman in Profile; Country House

three pencil drawings
- “Horse” (5.5 x 5.75 ins. [sight]);
- “Woman in Profile” (6.5 x 5 ins. [sight]);
- “Country House” (5.75 x 4.5 ins. [sight])
5.5 x 5.75 ins ( 14 x 14.6 cms ) ( largest (sight) )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $336.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Horatio Statement
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Horatio Statement

colour serigraph
signed, dated 1970 and numbered 187/200 in the lower margin; unframed
40.5 x 28.5 ins ( 102.9 x 72.4 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $330.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Jack Pollock, We All Are All (and other thoughts on days alone)
JACK POLLOCK
We All Are All (and other thoughts on days alone)

book with 3 silkscreens
Jack Pollock, Toronto, 1980, numbered 57 on the insdie backspiece page, presented within the original slipcase and three untitled cundeer olour silkscreens, (each signed, dated 1980 and numbered 57/65, each sheet measuring 7 ins x 9 ins)
7 x 9 ins ( 17.8 x 22.9 cms ) ( each sheet )

Auction Estimate: $350.00$250.00 - $350.00
Price Realized $330.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by April Hickox, Julie Walsh (From the “Lives of Girls and Women” Series)
APRIL HICKOX
Julie Walsh (From the “Lives of Girls and Women” Series)

etching
signed and inscribed “Artist Proof” in the lower margin
13 x 10.75 ins ( 33 x 27.3 cms ) ( plate size )

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

Artwork by Manly Edward MacDonald, Stirling (Mill Street)
MANLY EDWARD MACDONALD
Stirling (Mill Street)

pencil
signed lower right; titled “Stirling” lower left; a copy of a photograph of Mill Street, Stirling affixed to the reverse
8 x 11.25 ins ( 20.3 x 28.6 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $276.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Fifteen Inuit Art Reference Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Fifteen Inuit Art Reference Books

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

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $264.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Carl Beam, Cosmic Radiation & Human Form
CARL BEAM
Cosmic Radiation & Human Form

mixed media print
signed lower right
15 x 12 ins ( 38.1 x 30.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00
Price Realized $252.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Ray Van Dusen, Sixties (West Window Series #6)
RAY VAN DUSEN
Sixties (West Window Series #6)

ektacolour
signed, titled, dated 1978 and numbered 1/10 in the lower margin
5.5 x 16.5 ins ( 14 x 41.9 cms ) ( subject )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $240.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Caroline Helena Armington, La Cathédrale de Chartres
CAROLINE HELENA ARMINGTON
La Cathédrale de Chartres

etching
signed and numbered 48/100 in the lower margin
13.25 x 10.5 ins ( 33.7 x 26.7 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $240.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Anne Meredith Barry, Mountain City Spring #2
ANNE MEREDITH BARRY
Mountain City Spring #2

etching
signed, titled and numbered 8/35b in the lower margin
22 x 28 ins ( 55.9 x 71.1 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$300.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $216.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Graham Noble Norwell, Cabin by the Lake
GRAHAM NOBLE NORWELL
Cabin by the Lake

watercolour
signed lower right
11 x 14.25 ins ( 27.9 x 36.2 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $350.00$250.00 - $350.00
Price Realized $216.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Jennifer Joan Dickson, Peacock Cacophony, Isola Bella
JENNIFER JOAN DICKSON
Peacock Cacophony, Isola Bella

cibachrome
signed, titled and numbered 1/10 on the matting
13 x 19.25 ins ( 33 x 48.9 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $350.00$250.00 - $350.00
Price Realized $204.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Harold Town: Enigmas
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Harold Town: Enigmas

book with lithograph
McClelland and Stewart Limited, Toronto, 1964. Contains an original lithograph bound within, signed, dated 1964 and numbered “13/175” by Harold Town; Volume signed and numbered 13/175; housed in the original slipcase
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $192.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Previous Auctions

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

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
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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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