Art of Atlantic Canada Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our Art of Atlantic Canada which concluded on July 25, 2023. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Maud Lewis, Winter Sleighing Scene
MAUD LEWIS
Winter Sleighing Scene

mixed media on board
signed lower right
11.5 x 13.5 ins ( 29.2 x 34.3 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $22,000.00$18,000.00 - $22,000.00
Price Realized $21,600.00
Sale date: July 25th 2023

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, Down on the Labrador: Towing the Nickerson
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
Down on the Labrador: Towing the Nickerson

etching and aquatint in colours
signed, titled, dated 2004 and numbered “60/75” in the lower margin
24 x 35.5 ins ( 61 x 90.2 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $7,000.00$5,000.00 - $7,000.00
Price Realized $6,720.00
Sale date: July 25th 2023

Artwork by Bruno Côté, West Dover, Nova Scotia
BRUNO CÔTÉ
West Dover, Nova Scotia

oil on masonite
signed and dated 1982 lower left; signed and titled on the reverse; titled on a gallery label
24 x 30 ins ( 61 x 76.2 cms )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized $5,640.00
Sale date: July 25th 2023

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, The Survivor
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
The Survivor

etching and aquatint
signed, titled, dated 1968 and inscribed “Artist’s Proof” in the lower margin; unframed (matted)
16 x 20 ins ( 40.6 x 50.8 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized $5,310.00
Sale date: July 25th 2023

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, Great Lost Party Adrift
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
Great Lost Party Adrift

etching and aquatint
signed, titled, dated 1965 and inscribed “Artist’s Proof” in the lower margin; unframed (matted)
10 x 20 ins ( 25.4 x 50.8 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $4,000.00$3,000.00 - $4,000.00
Price Realized $5,280.00
Sale date: July 25th 2023

Artwork by Charles Fraser Comfort, Opalescent Sea, Ingonish
CHARLES FRASER COMFORT
Opalescent Sea, Ingonish

oil on board
signed lower right; titled, dated “2nd August 1975” and inscribed “#571” on the reverse; titled and dated 1975 to a label on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $5,000.00$3,000.00 - $5,000.00
Price Realized $3,840.00
Sale date: July 25th 2023

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, Ship at Sea
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
Ship at Sea

oil on canvas board
signed lower right
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,000.00$800.00 - $1,000.00
Price Realized $3,840.00
Sale date: July 25th 2023

Artwork by Miller Gore Brittain, Landscape, West of Saint John
MILLER GORE BRITTAIN
Landscape, West of Saint John

pastel
estate stamp and inscribed “137-C” on the reverse; titled and dated 1936 to two gallery labels on the reverse
9 x 12 ins ( 22.9 x 30.5 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $3,360.00
Sale date: July 25th 2023

Artwork by Christopher Pratt, Easter at My Aunt’s
CHRISTOPHER PRATT
Easter at My Aunt’s

lithograph
signed, titled, dated 1985 and numbered “A.P. 7/16” in the lower margin; titled, dated and numbered to the gallery label on the reverse
22.25 x 30 ins ( 56.5 x 76.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $3,120.00
Sale date: July 25th 2023

Artwork by Alan Caswell Collier, Beached at Ingonish, C.B.I.
ALAN CASWELL COLLIER
Beached at Ingonish, C.B.I.

oil on board
signed lower left; signed and titled on the reverse; titled to a gallery label on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00
Price Realized $2,880.00
Sale date: July 25th 2023

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, Study for Great Mummer
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
Study for Great Mummer

colour etching and aquatint
signed, titled, dated 2000 and numbered “3/75” in the lower margin
13.75 x 10.75 ins ( 34.9 x 27.3 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $2,500.00$1,500.00 - $2,500.00
Price Realized $2,280.00
Sale date: July 25th 2023

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, Lake with Trees
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
Lake with Trees

oil on canvas board
signed and dated 1958 lower right
20 x 24 ins ( 50.8 x 61 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,920.00
Sale date: July 25th 2023

Artwork by George Franklin Arbuckle, Toope’s Fish House, Trinity, Newfoundland
GEORGE FRANKLIN ARBUCKLE
Toope’s Fish House, Trinity, Newfoundland

oil on panel
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated “July 21, 1982” on the reverse
12 x 16 ins ( 30.5 x 40.6 cms )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,800.00
Sale date: July 25th 2023

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, Dying Beach Object
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
Dying Beach Object

brush and pen drawing
signed and dated 1966 lower right; signed, titled, dated 1966 and inscribed “Catalogue No. 150” on the reverse of the frame
18.25 x 24.5 ins ( 46.4 x 62.2 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $1,800.00
Sale date: July 25th 2023

Artwork by David Lloyd Blackwood, Fallen Mummer on Brookfield Marsh
DAVID LLOYD BLACKWOOD
Fallen Mummer on Brookfield Marsh

colour etching and aquatint
signed, titled, dated 1996 and numbered “34/75” in the lower margin
9 x 12 ins ( 22.9 x 30.5 cms ) ( plate size )

Auction Estimate: $2,500.00$1,500.00 - $2,500.00
Price Realized $1,800.00
Sale date: July 25th 2023

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
 

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