Artwork from an Important Private Collection Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our Artwork from an Important Private Collection which concluded on December 1, 2022. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by William Raphael, Preparing for a Smoke
WILLIAM RAPHAEL
Preparing for a Smoke

oil on paper, mounted on board
signed and dated 1873 lower left
9.5 x 6.5 ins ( 24.1 x 16.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized $33,600.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by Peter Clapham Sheppard, Bonsecours Market, Montreal
PETER CLAPHAM SHEPPARD
Bonsecours Market, Montreal

oil on board
signed lower left; titled on the reverse
8.5 x 10.5 ins ( 21.6 x 26.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $28,800.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by Peleg Franklin Brownell, Les devoirs (Homework)
PELEG FRANKLIN BROWNELL
Les devoirs (Homework)

oil on canvas
signed upper left
12 x 15 ins ( 30.5 x 38.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $9,000.00$7,000.00 - $9,000.00
Price Realized $28,800.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by George Agnew Reid, Family Prayer
GEORGE AGNEW REID
Family Prayer

oil on canvas board
signed and dated 1892 lower left
10 x 13 ins ( 25.4 x 33 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $24,000.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by William Brymner, Wharf at Ste. Famille, Île d’Orléans
WILLIAM BRYMNER
Wharf at Ste. Famille, Île d’Orléans

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1890 lower right
16.25 x 25 ins ( 41.3 x 63.5 cms )

Auction Estimate: $8,000.00$6,000.00 - $8,000.00
Price Realized $24,000.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by Edwin Headley Holgate, Totem Poles, Gitsegukla
EDWIN HEADLEY HOLGATE
Totem Poles, Gitsegukla

graphite drawing
signed lower left, inscribed “Gitsegukla” lower right
9.5 x 8 ins ( 24.1 x 20.3 cms )

Auction Estimate: $20,000.00$15,000.00 - $20,000.00
Price Realized $20,400.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith, Sledding
FREDERIC MARLETT BELL-SMITH
Sledding

watercolour
signed and dated 1879 lower left
5.75 x 9.5 ins ( 14.6 x 24.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $6,000.00$4,000.00 - $6,000.00
Price Realized $20,400.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by William Brymner, The Carpenter’s Shop
WILLIAM BRYMNER
The Carpenter’s Shop

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1891 lower right
14 x 20 ins ( 35.6 x 50.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $10,000.00$8,000.00 - $10,000.00
Price Realized $19,200.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Coté, Strawberries
MARC-AURÈLE DE FOY SUZOR-COTÉ
Strawberries

oil on canvas
signed lower right
12 x 18.5 ins ( 30.5 x 47 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized $19,200.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by John Wentworth Russell, Café, Berneval
JOHN WENTWORTH RUSSELL
Café, Berneval

oil on board
signed and inscribed “Berneval” lower right
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00
Price Realized $19,200.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by Homer Ransford Watson, Country Road, Stormy Day
HOMER RANSFORD WATSON
Country Road, Stormy Day

oil on board
signed and dated 1895 or 1900 lower right
18 x 24.25 ins ( 45.7 x 61.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $18,000.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by William Raphael, Two Indian Women (1873)
WILLIAM RAPHAEL
Two Indian Women (1873)

oil on paper, mounted on card
signed and dated (indistinctly) to the right
10 x 7.25 ins ( 25.4 x 18.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $12,000.00$8,000.00 - $12,000.00
Price Realized $16,800.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by George Théodore Berthon, Portrait of Children (Edith Grant & Sidonie Berthon)
GEORGE THÉODORE BERTHON
Portrait of Children (Edith Grant & Sidonie Berthon)

oil on canvas, laid on canvas
22 x 18 ins ( 55.9 x 45.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $15,600.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by Laura Adeline Lyall Muntz, The Little Red Head (1903)
LAURA ADELINE LYALL MUNTZ
The Little Red Head (1903)

watercolour
signed and dated 1903 upper right
12.25 x 8.75 ins ( 31.1 x 22.2 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $10,000.00$8,000.00 - $10,000.00
Price Realized $14,400.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Artwork by Peleg Franklin Brownell, Arranging Flowers
PELEG FRANKLIN BROWNELL
Arranging Flowers

oil on canvas
signed lower left, dated 1902 lower right
15.25 x 13.25 ins ( 38.7 x 33.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $10,000.00$8,000.00 - $10,000.00
Price Realized $13,200.00
Sale date: December 1st 2022

Previous Auctions

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

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
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Fall Live Auction of Important Canadian Art (Session 1)
Sale Closed: December 1, 2022
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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
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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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