Toronto Represented and Abstracted Highlights

This page provides details on a selection of works of art sold in our Toronto Represented and Abstracted which concluded on November 7, 2023. Select an item for more details. All posted prices include Buyer's Premium.

Artwork by Kazuo Nakamura, Green Lake, 65
KAZUO NAKAMURA
Green Lake, 65

oil on canvas
signed, dated 1965 and inscribed “Toronto” on the stretcher on the reverse; signed, titled, and inscribed “Toronto 9” on a label on the reverse
28 x 22 ins ( 71.1 x 55.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $15,000.00$10,000.00 - $15,000.00
Price Realized $13,200.00
Sale date: November 7th 2023

Artwork by Harold Barling Town, Untitled (Blue Fish)
HAROLD BARLING TOWN
Untitled (Blue Fish)

single autographic print
19.75 x 16 ins ( 50.2 x 40.6 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $2,400.00
Sale date: November 7th 2023

Artwork by Richard Borthwick Gorman, Hook
RICHARD BORTHWICK GORMAN
Hook

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1962 upper right
18 x 20 ins ( 45.7 x 50.8 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,500.00$2,500.00 - $3,500.00
Price Realized $1,920.00
Sale date: November 7th 2023

Artwork by Gershon Iskowitz, Untitled Abstract (Blue and Yellow)
GERSHON ISKOWITZ
Untitled Abstract (Blue and Yellow)

watercolour
signed and dated 1978 lower left
13 x 22 ins ( 33 x 55.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $1,800.00
Sale date: November 7th 2023

Artwork by William Ronald, R-135
WILLIAM RONALD
R-135

watercolour
signed and dated 1960 lower left; titled to a label on the reverse; William Ronald Authentic Inventory No. WRAI.1960.0015
18 x 23.5 ins ( 45.7 x 59.7 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $1,500.00$1,200.00 - $1,500.00
Price Realized $1,800.00
Sale date: November 7th 2023

Artwork by Raymond John Mead, Untitled Abstraction
RAYMOND JOHN MEAD
Untitled Abstraction

mixed media on paper
signed and dated 1998 lower right
19 x 24 ins ( 48.3 x 61 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $1,440.00
Sale date: November 7th 2023

Artwork by Steve Driscoll, From Yoho
STEVE DRISCOLL
From Yoho

mixed media on board
signed, titled and dated 2009 on the reverse; unframed
15 x 18 x 1.75 ins ( 38.1 x 45.7 x 4.4 cms )

Auction Estimate: $2,000.00$1,500.00 - $2,000.00
Price Realized $1,320.00
Sale date: November 7th 2023

Artwork by Jack Nichols, Forest Scene with Figures
JACK NICHOLS
Forest Scene with Figures

oil on canvas
signed and dated 1952 upper right
60.25 x 48 ins ( 153 x 121.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $3,000.00$2,000.00 - $3,000.00
Price Realized $1,200.00
Sale date: November 7th 2023

Artwork by Joseph Drapell, Unexpected
JOSEPH DRAPELL
Unexpected

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 2019 on the reverse
22 x 28 ins ( 55.9 x 71.1 cms )

Auction Estimate: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00
Price Realized $1,200.00
Sale date: November 7th 2023

Artwork by Joseph Drapell, 71st Birthday
JOSEPH DRAPELL
71st Birthday

acrylic on canvas
signed, titled and dated 2001 on the reverse; unframed
14 x 18 ins ( 35.6 x 45.7 cms )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $582.00
Sale date: November 7th 2023

Artwork by Sheila Maki, The Studio
SHEILA MAKI
The Studio

acrylic on canvas
signed lower right; signed, titled and dated 1990 on the reverse
42 x 29.5 ins ( 106.7 x 74.9 cms )

Auction Estimate: $500.00$400.00 - $500.00
Price Realized $360.00
Sale date: November 7th 2023

Artwork by Richard Borthwick Gorman, Untitled
RICHARD BORTHWICK GORMAN
Untitled

lithograph
signed and dated 1965 in the lower margin
25.25 x 19.5 ins ( 64.1 x 49.5 cms ) ( sight )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $360.00
Sale date: November 7th 2023

Artwork by Richard Borthwick Gorman, Untitled
RICHARD BORTHWICK GORMAN
Untitled

lithograph
signed and dated 1965 in the lower margin
26 x 20 ins ( 66 x 50.8 cms ) ( sheet )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $312.00
Sale date: November 7th 2023

Artwork by Joseph Drapell, Untitled (Pink); Untitled (Blue)
JOSEPH DRAPELL
Untitled (Pink); Untitled (Blue)

two colour digital prints
- “Untitled (Pink)” signed, dated 2007 and numbered “1/75” in the lower margin; 16.5 x 24 ins;
- “Untitled (Blue)” signed, dated 2007 and numbered “1/1” in the lower margin; 16.5 x 24 ins
24 x 16.5 ins ( 61 x 41.9 cms ) ( sheet (largest) )

Auction Estimate: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00
Price Realized $312.00
Sale date: November 7th 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
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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
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An Important Private Collection of Canadian Art (Session 2)
Sale Closed: June 8, 2023
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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
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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
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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
( 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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