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  Books and Reference, Sixteen Canadian Art Reference Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Sixteen Canadian Art Reference Books

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

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $72.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Helen Lucas, Trio
HELEN LUCAS
Trio

giclée print
signed and numbered 44/200 in the lower margin; typed title on a label on the reverse
10 x 10 ins ( 25.4 x 25.4 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $120.00$80.00 - $120.00
Price Realized $72.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Selection of Eleven Books on Canadian Art
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Selection of Eleven Books on Canadian Art

eleven books
- “Visions of light and Air: Canadian Impressionism, 1885-1920” (Eds. Robert Stacey and Elizabeth Ferrer, University of Washington Press, 1995);
- “A Collector’s Vision: J.S. McLean and Modern Painting in Canada” (Anna Hudson, Art Gallery of Ontario, 1999);
- “Emily Carr in France” (Ian M. Thom, Vancouver Art Gallery, 1999);
- “Emily Carr: A Centennial Exhibition Celebrating the Hundredth Anniversary of her Birth” (Vancouver Art Gallery, 1971)
- “Carl Schaefer: Canadian Artists 3”- (Margaret Gray, Margaret Rand, Lois Steen, Gage Publishing, 1977) signed and dated “26. XI. 77” by the artist on the inside cover page;
- “The Collection: Sarnia Public Library and Art Gallery” (Sheryl Taylor, 1981);
- “Impressionism in Canada, 1895-1935” (Joan Murray, Art Gallery of Ontario, 1973);
- “Artists In Canada: A Union List of Artists’ Files, Occasional Paper No. 3” (National Gallery of Canada, 1999);
- “Lasting Impressions: Celebrated Works from the Art Gallery of Hamilton” (Ed. Tobi Bruce, Art Gallery of Hamilton, 2005);
- “Toronto in Art: 150 Years Through Artists’ Eyes” (Edith G. Firth, Fitzhenry and Whiteside, 1983);
- “Canadian Impressionism” (Paul Duval, McClelland and Stewart, 1990)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $150.00$100.00 - $150.00
Price Realized $66.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Three Group of Seven Reference Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Three Group of Seven Reference Books

three books
- “Tom Thomson: The Silence and the Storm” (Harold Town and David Silcox, McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, 1977) - signed by Harold Town on the first page;
- “The Tangled Garden: The Art of J.E.H. MacDonald” (Paul Duval, Cerebrus/Prentice-Hall, Scarborough, 1978);
- “A.J. Casson: His Life and Works, A Tribute” (Paul Duval, Cerebrus/Prentice-Hall, Toronto, 1980)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $60.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, Canadian Artist Books and Exhibition Catalogues
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
Canadian Artist Books and Exhibition Catalogues

6 books
- “Ken Danby” (Paul Duval, Clarke, Irwin & Co., Toronto/Vancouver, 1976);
- “Danby: Images of Sport” (Hubert de Santana, Amberly House Limited, 1978);
- “Ken Danby: The Graphic Work” (Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, 1980);
- “Ken Danvby: The New Decade” (Paul Duval, Stoddart Publishing, 1984);
- “Ken Danby” (Gallery Moos, Toronto, 1967);
- “Paul Kane’s Frontier” (J. Russell Harper, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1971);
- “Krieghoff, Images of Canada” (Dennis Reid, Douglas and McIntyre, 1999)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00
Price Realized $60.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

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

eleven books
Full catalogue listing in details
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $60.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

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

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

Auction Estimate: $200.00$100.00 - $200.00
Price Realized $60.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A Selection of Inuit Art Periodicals and Reference Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A Selection of Inuit Art Periodicals and Reference Books

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

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized $60.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A Selection of Inuit Art Periodicals and Reference Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A Selection of Inuit Art Periodicals and Reference Books

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

Auction Estimate: $250.00$150.00 - $250.00
Price Realized $60.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by  Books and Reference, A Selection of Ten Art History Books
BOOKS AND REFERENCE
A Selection of Ten Art History Books

ten books
- “Frederick Simpson Coburn” (Gerald Stevens, The Ryerson Press, 1958);
- “Duveen” (S.N. Behrman, Random House, 1952) with dust jacket;
- “Duveen” (S.N. Behrman, Random House, 1953);
- “Secrets of an Art Dealer” (James Henry Duveen, E.P. Dutton and Co., Inc., 1938);
- “Horation Walker” (F. Newlin Price, Louise Carrier and Co., 1928);
- “Inspirational: The Colelction of H.S. Southam, Art Gallery of Hamilton, 2009);
- “James Tissot: Catalogue Raisonné of his Prints” (Michael Justin Wentworth, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 1978);
- “The Ontario Collection” (Fern Bayer, Fitzhenry and Whiteside, 1984);
- “Andre Bieler: An Artist’s Life and Times” (Frances K. Smith, Merritt Publishing Company Limited, 1980) signed and dated October 8, 1980 by the author and artist on the title page;
- “Jewish Painters of Montreal: Witnesses of their Time, 1930-1948” (Esther Trépanier, Les Editions de l’Homme, 2008)
x ins ( 0 x 0 cms )

Auction Estimate: $150.00$100.00 - $150.00
Price Realized $30.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Norman Percevel Rockwell, The Jester
NORMAN PERCEVEL ROCKWELL
The Jester

colour lithograph
signed and numbered 146/200 in the lower margin
20.5 x 16.75 ins ( 52.1 x 42.5 cms ) ( subject )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $275.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Artwork by Norman Percevel Rockwell, Golf
NORMAN PERCEVEL ROCKWELL
Golf

colour lithograph
signed and inscribed A/P in the lower margin; unframed (matted)
18.5 x 16 ins ( 47 x 40.6 cms ) ( subject )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $275.00
Sale date: December 14th 2021

Previous Auctions

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

Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
20th Century Works on Paper (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
The Academy (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
Inuit & First Nations Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 23, 2024
 
The Collection of Joe & Anita Robertson (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 12, 2023
 
Bidding in a Winter Wonderland (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 12, 2023
 
An Important Private Collection of Canadian Art (Session 2)
Sale Closed: December 6, 2023
( Download PDF )
 
Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian & International Art (Session 1)
Sale Closed: December 6, 2023
( Download PDF )
 
Modern & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
British & Continental Pictures (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Toronto: Represented and Abstracted (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Auction to Benefit NSCAD (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Select Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Artwork from a Private Collection (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: November 7, 2023
 
Select Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 10, 2023
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 10, 2023
 
Little Pictures (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: October 10, 2023
 
Prints & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 12, 2023
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 12, 2023
 
Art of Quebec (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: September 12, 2023
 
Still Life & Figural Work (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 15, 2023
 
Works on Paper & Prints (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: August 15, 2023
 
Art of Atlantic Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 25, 2023
 
Historical Canadian Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 25, 2023
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: July 25, 2023
 
Modern & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 27, 2023
 
The Art of Europe (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 27, 2023
 
Canadians at Home & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: June 27, 2023
 
Spring Live Auction of Important Canadian & International Art (Session 1)
Sale Closed: June 8, 2023
( Download PDF )
 
An Important Private Collection of Canadian Art (Session 2)
Sale Closed: June 8, 2023
( Download PDF )
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 30, 2023
 
Art of Quebec (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 30, 2023
 
The Group of Seven & Their Associates (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: May 30, 2023
 
April Abstractions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
The Canadian Landscape (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
Prints, Photography & Multiples (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
Select Canadian Prints (Online Auctions)
Sale Closed: April 18, 2023
 
Inuit & First Nations Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 21, 2023
 
Peaks to Prairies: Art of Western Canada (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 21, 2023
 
Celebrating Women Artists (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: March 21, 2023
 
Works on Paper & Prints (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 28, 2023
 
Three Dimensions (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 28, 2023
 
Canada & Abroad (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: February 28, 2023
 
Post-War & Contemporary Art (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Canadian Winter (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Still Life & Figural Work (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Books & Reference (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
From the Estate of William Ronald (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: January 31, 2023
 
Holiday Charm (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 13, 2022
 
Coast to Coast (Online Auction)
Sale Closed: December 13, 2022
 
An Important Private Collection of Canadian Art (Session 2)
Sale Closed: December 1, 2022
( Download PDF )
 
Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art (Session 1)
Sale Closed: December 1, 2022
( Download PDF )
 
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
( Download PDF )
 
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
( Download PDF )
 
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
 

Now Accepting Consignments

We are currently seeking artworks for inclusion in our upcoming auctions of Canadian art.

Click here to learn about including artwork in upcoming auctions.

Click here to review our artist directory.

Benefits for the Collector

Purchase artwork through carefully-curated semi-annual Live Auctions of Important Canadian Art and monthly, themed Online Auctions, guided by the advice of our art specialists. 
Our firm features a highly-competitive Buyer’s Premium, as well as a combination of traditional client service and industry-leading technology to provide a collector experience that focuses upon enjoyment, ease-of-use and transparency.

Learn More About Bidding & Buying With Us.

Benefits for the Consignor

Sell artwork with the benefit of boutique, personalized service with national reach through semi-annual Live Auctions of Important Canadian Art & monthly, themed Online Auctions which target and cater to prominent and emerging collectors nationally and outside of our borders. 
Artwork featured in our auctions are subject to standard all-inclusive selling commissions without additional services fees that are usually encountered within the Canadian auction industry.

Learn More About Selling With Us.